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 Glen Innes Highlands (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

CURRENT WORKS

21 June 2018

  BEZZANTS ROAD RAIL BRIDGE & TEN MILE ROAD BRIDGE   The John Holland Rail project involving...

MINUTES SUMMARY 24 May 2018

29 May 2018

MINUTES SUMMARY ORDINARY COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON 24 MAY 2018 POINTS OF INTEREST Councillors...

Minutes Summary 26 April 2018 Council meeting

17 May 2018

MINUTES SUMMARY ORDINARY COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON 26 APRIL 2018 POINTS OF INTEREST Council will...

s.355 Committees of Council Up-coming AGM's

4 May 2018

The following Community Committees of Council are holding their Annual General Meeting (AGM) for...

Expressions of Interest Town Hall Coffee Shop

4 May 2018

  Council is calling for Expressions of Interest for the lease of commercial floor space at the...

Public Notice

***DONATIONS AVAILABLE FOR LOCAL COMMUNITY COMMITTEES***

Council invites written applications from local community groups that would like to apply for donations during the 2018/19 financial year, for projects that will benefit the community. 

Please note that applicants must use Council’s Application Form for Community Donations, which lists the application guidelines. Council does not make donations to individuals. Application forms are also available at Council's Grey and Church Street offices and at the Glen Innes Severn Library.  For further information please contact Jacqui Cave at jcave@gisc.nsw.gov.au.

The closing date for requests is Monday, 20 August 2018. The Donations Committee will consider all submissions within two (2) weeks of the closing date for applications, and then make recommendations to the September Council Meeting. Successful groups will be notified in writing in early October 2018.

***ALCOHOL FREE ZONE and ALCOHOL PROHIBITED AREAS***

Council has declared, in the township of Glen Innes, as an Alcohol Free Zone, the whole of Grey Street between Taylor Street and Oliver Street; including those streets, public places and car parks intersecting and adjacent to Grey Street from the eastern side of East Avenue and the western side of Church Street.

Council has declared the following locations within Glen Innes as Alcohol Prohibited Areas (Alcohol Consumption by Permit Only):  Coronation Park (Skate Park), Lions Park, Veness Park, Anzac Park, King Edward Park, King George Oval and Park, Wilson Park, Quinton Park and O’Shea Park.