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


Friendly Faces Helping Hands Foundation

30 September 2015

The Friendly Faces Helping Hands Foundation was established to assist country people to source information and resources from major hospitals and health facilities.  It provides a 24 hour hotline and its...

Smoke Free Areas in the Glen Innes CBD

4 September 2015

Glen Innes CBD is now a model smoke-free zone with Glen Innes Severn Council’s installation of recognised “no smoking” signage clearing up any confusion on where “lighting up” is now not permitted.

The installation of signage is in accordance with Council’s Smoke-Free...

Garage Sale Trail - Saturday 24 October 2015

4 September 2015

Garage Sale Trail, Australia’s fastest-growing sustainability/re-use event is a chance to declutter, reuse, meet your neighbours and make a few extra dollars at the same time!

This not-for-prfoit community event provides a sustainability platform for local communities to come together on...

Public Exhibition

The Payment of Expenses and Provision of Facilities to the Mayor and Councillors Policy is currently on public display.  Hard copies of the Policy will be available for access at Council's Town Hall and Church Street offices and the village Post Offices.

Council invites written submissions on this document.  Kindly note that submissions close at 4.30pm on Friday, 30 October 2015.