Help to Shape our Community's Future

Friday 23 October 2020

This is a time of significant change, which means our community’s resilience has rarely been more important than now. 

Talk to Council’s Environmental Health Building & Regulation Officer at Dorrigo Library Thursdays 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Tuesday 13 October 2020

Council will be recommencing the availability of an Environmental Health, Building & Regulation Officer at the Dorrigo Library, from Thursday 15 October 2020 each week between the hours of 2:00pm – 4:00pm.

Council’s Customer Service Centre resumes regular operating hours

Friday 25 September 2020

Bellingen Shire Council’s Customer Service Centre will resume regular operating hours from Monday 28 September 2020. The Customer Service Centre will be open from 8.30am – 4.30pm, Monday to Friday, to provide customers with face-to-face access to council related transactions and services.

New Bellingen Shire Deputy Mayor Elected

Thursday 24 September 2020

The election of a new Bellingen Shire Council Deputy Mayor was on the agenda of the September Ordinary Council Meeting held on Wednesday 23rd September 2020.

Have a Get Ready Weekend with family, friends and neighbours

Thursday 10 September 2020

Bellingen Shire Council is encouraging families, friends and neighbours to use the NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) Get Ready Weekend, 19-20 September 2020, to prepare for bushfire season and start a broader conversation about being aware of and prepared for all hazards.


Thursday 10 September 2020

Please be advised that there have been reports recieved of an on-road oil spill between Thora and the Pacific Highway.

Motorists are kindly requested to exercise extreme caution travelling this section of road as Council work crews are currently onsite addressing the issue.







Local Leaders Gather to Fuel Regional Recovery

Monday 24 August 2020

A cohort of 26 local resilience leaders have gathered in our Shire to take advantage of the opportunity to develop collaborative relationships and strategies to guide our Shire’s and the greater regions ongoing disaster preparedness, recovery and resilience activities.

Call for ‘Creative Circle’ Solutions

Friday 21 August 2020

Council is calling on our Shire’s local creative industry artisans to participate in a series of Creative Circle Consultations to share their thoughts and ideas regarding a suite of Shire-wide projects that reflect our Shire’s art scene, our community and our culture.

Martells Road Rehabilitation Works Update

Tuesday 4 August 2020

Full road rehabilitation and resealing works at two locations along Martells Road will commence tomorrow, Wednesday 05 August 2020 (subject to weather conditions). Please see images below for site locality.

Changes To Signage For Regulated Parking Areas Within Bellingen

Monday 13 July 2020

Bellingen Shire Council has recently undertaken the development of a Parking Management Strategy to improve the current parking situation within the town centres of Dorrigo, Urunga and Bellingen and provide the framework to create a well-connected, accessible and safe town centre that creates social activity and embraces the vibrant, lively...