Community Consultation

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Council is committed to community consultation to keep members of our community informed and are involved in Council's decision-making which affects them and the community.

Council’s commitment to and how Council will conduct community engagement and consultation is outlined in Council's Community Engagement Policy and Community Engagement Strategy.

Documents on Public Exhibition

All items open for public comment are listed online on Council’s Public Notices page, posted on Council’s facebook page, as well as listed in Council’s monthly newsletters.

Submissions are to be received in writing and can be sent by letter Attention: General Manager, PO Box 06, Uralla NSW 2358 or via email to council@uralla.nsw.gov.au.

Public Forums

To facilitate open communication with the community, members of the public are welcome to address Council during Council meetings. To speak at a public forum in a Council meeting, a person must make an application in writing identifying the item of business they wish to address.

Click here for more information on how to register to speak at an upcoming Council meeting.

Upcoming Community Consultation Events

Please see below list of community consultation events which have been announced.

Public Notices of Community Consultation Events

At its Ordinary Meeting held 27 May 2021, Council resolved to place its Proposed Project List on public exhibition to ascertain the level of community support for the proposed capital projects and assist Council to allocate prioritisation when funding opportunities arise.

Council now invites submissions from the community. Click here to view Council’s Proposed Project List for capital grant funding.

Members of the community are invited to comment on projects contained in the list or to nominate additional projects for future consideration.

Submissions can be made either through the online submission form survey or in writing.

Written submissions or enquiries should be addressed to the General Manager and can be submitted by letter mailed to PO Box 106 Uralla NSW 2358, provided to Council’s Customer Service Centre at 32 Salisbury Street Uralla, or emailed to council@uralla.nsw.gov.au.

Submissions close at 5:00pm on 20 August 2021.

Uralla Shire Council invites submissions from the community on Council’s gravel road upgrades prioritisation and nominations for candidate projects.

At its Ordinary Meeting held 27 May 2021, Council approved funding for upgrades to Old Gostwyck Road, Corey Road, and Hariet Gully Road.

Subject to additional grant funding, Council has prioritised gravel roads upgrades to sealed roads prioritisation for subsequent years as Gostwyck Road (14.9 to 16.9 km), Bendemeer Road (0.5 to 2.5 km), Gostwyck Road (16.9 to 19.0 km), and Williams Road (0.2 to 2.0 km.)

Council invites submissions for its future gravel road upgrades as well as nominations for other road candidate projects for investigation.

Candidate projects assessed by Council now on public exhibition are as follows:

Road

Section

Estimated Cost

Retreat Road

10.1 to 12.1 km

$490,000

Retreat Road

12.1 to 14.1 km

$490,000

Retreat Road

14.1 to 16.1 km

$490,000

Retreat Road

16.1 to 17.46 km

$333,200

Mihi Road

0.6 to 1.8 km

$294,000

Mihi Road

2.2 to 4.8 km (remainder)

$637,000

Barloo Road

Full length

$140,000

Malapatinti Road

Full length

$120,000

 

Members of the community are invited to comment on the list of candidate projects above or to nominate additional candidate projects for investigation.

Submissions can be made either through the online submission form or in writing.

Written submissions or enquiries should be addressed to the General Manager and can be submitted by letter mailed to PO Box 106 Uralla NSW 2358, provided to Council’s Customer Service Centre at 32 Salisbury Street Uralla, or emailed to council@uralla.nsw.gov.au.

Submissions close at 5:00pm on 20 August 2021.