Blayney Shire Council


Council Update

Position Vacant

Council currently has the following position available:
  • Manager Operations (20200006)
Applications close 8.00am Monday 6 July 2020.

Please refer to Council’s website for an Information Package and details of how to apply for this position.

Community Financial Assistance Program Round 1 – 2020/21

Applications open for the first round under the 2020/21 Community Financial Assistance Program are open. 

Local community organisations / individuals are invited to submit an application by Monday 13 July 2020. Applications lodged before 29 June 2020 will be reviewed and applicants will be contacted in the event of any errors or omissions in applications.

There are four categories of financial assistance:
  1. Recurrent financial assistance
  2. Non-recurrent financial assistance (excluding private industry community funding)
  3. Sporting related financial assistance
  4. Special project financial assistance
Applicants are required to obtain a copy of the guidelines and complete the application form. 

Council will not consider requests for financial support (cash or in-kind) outside of this program. 

Guidelines and application forms are available from Council’s website or from Council’s office.

Draft Schematic Landscape Designs for Frape / Beaufort Street Park and Belubula River Precinct

Following the June Ordinary Meeting, Council is seeking comment on the schematic landscape designs for Frape / Beaufort Street Park and Belubula River Precinct now on public exhibition.

Council is inviting written submissions to be received by Council prior to 5.00pm on Thursday 23 July 2020.

These designs are available for viewing by visiting Council’s website.

Blayney Visitor Information Centre

Our Visitor Information Centre has re-opened this week and is currently operating from 10am to 2pm Monday to Saturday.

Blayney Library

More COVID-19 government restrictions have been lifted at the Blayney Library this week.

The following services are now available:
  • Use of public computers (30 minute time limit)
  • Printing and photocopying
  • Borrow and return of books
  • Seating in the Library for reading and studying
  • Free Wi-Fi
Please note physical distancing rules apply. For further information visit

Service NSW Mobile Service Centre Visit – Thursday 9 July 2020

The Service NSW Mobile Service Centre will be visiting Blayney on Thursday 9 July 2020 from 9.00am to 3.30pm. The Mobile Centre will be located in the carpark at the rear of the Blayney Shire Community Centre.

This Mobile Service delivers access to essential NSW Government services, including:
  • Driver licence and Photo Card applications and renewals<
  • Driver Knowledge Tests
  • Working With Children Check applications
  • Applying for birth, death and marriage certificates
  • Cost of Living service to access more than 70 NSW Government rebates and savings.
For more information, please visit
Last modified: 02 Jul 2020

Blayney Shire Council

91 Adelaide Street, Blayney NSW 2799, Australia
PO Box 62, Blayney NSW 2799, Australia
Telephone: (02) 6368 2104

Council opening hours:
Monday to Friday
9.00am - 4.30pm

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