Lockhart Shire nestles in the heart of the Riverina and is one of it's most productive agricultural and pastoral areas.
Welcome to Lockhart Shire Council
Home of the True Country Spirit
Lockhart Shire nestles in the heart of the Riverina and is one of the regions most productive agricultural and pastoral areas. Of strong pioneering heritage and steeped in history, Lockhart Shire's main towns and villages include Lockhart, The Rock, Yerong Creek, Pleasant Hills and Milbrulong. Each community has it's own unique character and history, and the Shire offers visitors a relaxed country atmosphere steeped in history.
Lockhart is centrally situated 62kms south-west of Wagga Wagga, 62 kms east of Narrandera and 105 kms north of Albury. The Rock is on the Olympic Highway 25 kms south of Wagga Wagga with Yerong Creek another 15 kms down the Highway.
Council is mindful of community consultation and when required public meetings are held to assist with this process. Current community consultation meetings.
NSW Council Fit for the Future Assessment
IPART ASSESSMENT OF NSW COUNCIL FIT FOR THE FUTURE PROPOSALS - OCTOBER 2015
COUNCIL'S FIT FOR THE FUTURE PROGRAM SUBMISSION
ROCKOOSH Preliminary Enrolments 2016 Now OpenPlease follow the link below to view information regarding ROCKOOSH, a new Before and After School Care Program within the Shire (which will be conducted at The Rock Central School), and to download a preliminary enrolment form for 2016.
Financial Statements 2014-15
The Audited Financial Statements present the actual financial position and performance of Council for the 2014/15 financial year. Council’s Statements have been prepared in accordance with:
· Australian Accounting Standards and Interpretations issued by the Australian Accounting Standards Board,
· the Local Government Act 1993 and Regulations and
· the Local Government Code of Accounting Practice and Financial Reporting (the Code).
Council’s Financial Statements are independently audited, reported to Council, placed on public exhibition and lodged with the Office of Local Government each year.
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