Murrumbidgee Council

Message from the Administrator

Council's Administrator is Mr Austin Evans.
Austin can be contacted on 0427 277 906 or emailed at

About the Council

A peaceful country atmosphere and tranquil lifestyle underpin the thriving agricultural communities that make up Murrumbidgee Shire.

Access to Information

On 1 July 2010 new right to information legislation came into effect, the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (NSW) (GIPA), repealing and replacing the Freedom of Information Act 1989 (NSW) (FOI Act).

Contact Council

Murrumbidgee Council has three offices - one in Darlington Point one in Coleambally and one in Jerilderie.


Murrumbidgee Council's first Council Elections will be held in September 2017 when 9 Councillors will be elected.

Council Meetings

Please find below the schedule of monthly ordinary Council meetings, from June 2016 up until Council Elections in September 2017. Meetings commence at 10am. Please contact Council for details.

Council Publications & Policies

Several of Council's Publications can be downloaded below, alternatively please contact Council if you require any past publications...

Council Rates & Payments

Payment of Rate

1st instalment of rates is due end of August 
2nd instalment is due end of November...

Documents on Exhibition

Please find below any current documents on exhibition...

Local Representation Committee

Five former Murrumbidgee Shire and four former Jerilderie Shire Councillors were appointed to the Local Representat...

Positions Vacant

Welcome to our Employment and Positions Vacant page.

Please see below for any current positions available.


All current tenders will be advertised below.