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

AUSTRALIA DAY NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 2017

29 September 2016

Council is calling for nominations for the Australia Day Awards 2017. The aim of these awards is to honour, on Australia Day, the voluntary achievements of fellow citizens, community groups and community events. This is done by recognising their outstanding contribution to our community through...

SAFEWORK NSW FREE COMMUNITY INFORMATION EVENTS

26 September 2016

Council has arranged for staff from SafeWork NSW and the Department of Fair Trading to visit Glen Innes in October to provide Small Towns Safer Communities free information sessions for the community.

On Thursday, 13 October, agency staff will hold an information...

DRILL AND BLAST OPERATION AT GLEN INNES AGGREGATES

22 September 2016

Glen Innes Aggregates quarry will be conducting a drill and blast operation during the week commencing Tuesday, 4 October, weather permitting. 

Residents may seek further information from the quarry manager, Mark Gallagher, on 6732 1484.

Public Exhibition

DOCUMENT ON PUBLIC EXHIBITION

The above document is currently on public exhibition and can be viewed at Council’s Town Hall and Church Street Offices, the Glen Innes Severn Library / Learning Centre, Emmaville, Deepwater and Glencoe Post Offices.  Kindly note that submissions will close at 4.30pm on Friday, 28 October 2016.

PROPOSED CHANGES TO GLEN INNES SALEYARDS FEES AND CHARGES

  • Private weighing of cattle at the Glen Innes Saleyards to $4.40 (including GST) per head, plus an additional $2.20 (including GST) per head for scanning of cattle, if required. 
  • Trans-shipment of bulls at the Glen Innes Saleyards to $15.00 (including GST) plus an administration fee of $25.00 (including GST) where bulls are not being sold through a member of the Glen Innes Selling Agents Association (Submission form).

PROPOSED CHANGES TO GLEN INNES AGGREGATES FEES AND CHARGES

  • Glen Innes Weighbridge Fee not be differentiated, but revert back to the original fee of $20 (including GST) (Submission form).

PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE AUSTRALIAN CELTIC FESTIVAL FEES AND CHARGES 2017

  • The 2017 Friday night concert: amended admission price to $10 per adult, with children under 13 admitted free when accompanied by an adult (Submission form).

Submissions to the proposed changes in fees and charges will be received until 4.30pm Friday, 28 October.  Please address submissions to the General Manager, Glen Innes Severn Council, PO Box 61 Glen Innes 2370.

*** THE NEXT ORDINARY MEETING OF COUNCIL will be held on Thursday, 27 October at the William Gardner Conference Room, Glen Innes Severn Learning Centre, 71 Grey Street, Glen Innes commencing at 6.00pm with a community consultation session commencing at 5.45pm.