The OLG is conducting a series of “Hit the Ground Running” workshops across NSW during October and November 2016 for Councillors and their General Managers. Both new and experienced councillors are strongly encouraged to attend.
Community groups in new councils will be able to apply for grants of up to $50,000 under the NSW Government’s Stronger Communities Fund to kick-start the delivery of important local projects that improve community infrastructure and services.
The Office of Local Government is responsible for local government across NSW. The Office's organisational purpose is "To strengthen the Local Government Sector" and its organisational outcome is "Successful councils engaging and supporting their communities"... continue reading