Fit for the Future - proposed merge of Tumbarumba and Tumut Shire Councils

In an announcement to Councils on Friday 18 December 2015, the NSW Premier and the Minister for Local Government advised of their proposal to merge the Councils of Tumbarumba and Tumut.

Information regarding the merger proposal and other relevant information is available below.

 

Council has lodged its submission on the Proposed Merger with the Delegate.  A copy of the submission document is available here.

 

On 6 January 2016, the State Government released further details of its proposal to merge Tumbarumba with Tumut Council and has announced their delegate, Mr Rod Nockles, who will assess the proposal in accordance with the provisions of the Act.

Residents are urged to make a submission - written submissions will be accepted until 5.00pm Sunday 28 February 2016 and can be submitted directly on the website

Office of Local Government - Merger Proposal: Tumbarumba Shire Council and Tumut Shire Council - January 2016

Office of Local Government - Council Boundary Review website - Proposals - Tumbarumba and Tumut Shire Councils

or by mail:

GPO Box 5341
Sydney NSW 2001

Office of Local Government - Fit for the Future website

Office of Local Government - Council Boundary Review website

Office of Local Government - Council Boundary Review website - Proposed Merger Summary - Tumbarumba and Tumut Shire Councils

Office of Local Government - Fit for the Future Progress Report

Office of Local Government - Merger Impacts and Analysis Report

Office of Local Government - Creating new Councils - Fact Sheet