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


Australia Day Awards 2016

21 October 2015

Council is calling for nominations for the Australia Day Awards 2016. 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...

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...

Resident Newsletter - August 2015

18 August 2015

The Glen Innes Severn Council Resident Newsletter for August 2015 has been distributed across the Local Government Area.

Public Exhibition

In accordance with Section 418 (3) of the Local Government Act 1993, Glen Innes Severn Council advises that the Ordinary Council Meeting to be held on Thursday, 26 November 2015 will include the presentation of the audited Financial Statements and the Auditor's Reports for the financial year ending 30 June 2015. Hard copies of the audited Annual Financial Statements 2014-15 are available to view at Council's Town Hall office, the Glen Innes Severn Library / Learning Centre, and the village Post Offices.

In accordance with Section 420 of the Local Government Act 1993, any person may make a submission in writing to Council with respect to the Council’s Audited Financial Statements or the Auditor’s Reports.  Kindly note that submissions close on Wednesday, 3 December 2015.