Welcome to Glen Innes Severn Council

Glen Innes Severn Council covers an area of 5,487 sq. km, and is located in the beautiful New England area of N.S.W., servicing the town of Glen Innes and villages of Deepwater, Emmaville, Glencoe and Red Range.

The Glen Innes Severn area is known as Celtic Country, and is the home of the Australian Standing Stones, where the Australian Celtic Festival is celebrated annually in May.

A piper walks through a stone circle

News

BLAST OPERATION AT GLEN INNES AGGREGATES QUARRY

28 July 2016

Glen Innes Aggregates will be conducting a Blast operation at the quarry in the week commencing Monday, 8 August.  The blast operation will be planned for one of the following days: Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday of that week, days that have the best suited forecast weather conditions.   Council...

EMMAVILLE MINING MUSEUM OPENS NEW DISPLAY ROOM

28 July 2016

The volunteers of the Emmaville Mining Museum Community Committee of Glen Innes Severn Council opened the Museum’s latest display room to the public on Saturday, with 30 people attending the official opening and a generous morning tea. 

Councillor Michael Scherf cut the ribbon to the Ron...

DONATIONS AVAILABLE FOR LOCAL COMMUNITY GROUPS

13 July 2016

Glen Innes Severn Council invites written applications from local community groups that would like to apply for donations during the 2016/2017 financial year, for projects that will benefit the community.

Please note that applicants must use Council’s...

Public Exhibition

The Australian Celtic Festival 2016/2017 Fees and Charges Schedule can be viewed at Council’s Town Hall and Church Street Offices, the Glen Innes Severn Visitor Information Centre, the Glen Innes Severn Library / Learning Centre, Emmaville, Deepwater and Glencoe Post Offices.  Council invites written submissions on this document.  Kindly note that submissions close at 4.30pm on Friday, 29 July.

The Draft  Liquid Trade Waste Policy can also be viewed at Council’s Town Hall and Church Street Offices, the Glen Innes Severn Library / Learning Centre, Emmaville, Deepwater and Glencoe Post Offices.  Council invites written submissions on this document.  Kindly note that submissions close at 4.30pm on Friday, 29 July.

 

PUBLIC NOTICE OF CLASSIFICATION OF LAND

Council gives public notice of its intentions to classify the land known as Assessment 10598-00000000-000 at 1296 Gwydir Highway (“Wattle Vale”), Glen Innes (comprising Lots 133, 134 DP753274 Folio identifier Auto Consol 4622-226, Lot 113 DP 753319 Folio identifier 113/753319, Lots 174, 175, 249 DP 753319 Folio identifier Auto Consol 6054-247, Lots 87, 101, 253 DP 753319 Folio identifier Auto Consol 5962-224, and Lot 1 DP 728579 Folio identifier 1/728579) as Operational Land in accordance with the provisions of Section 34 of the Local Government Act 1993. Council invites written submissions on this document.  Council kindly advises the public notification period for submissions to the land classification closes at 4.30pm on Friday, 29 July.