Blayney Shire Council


Council Update

Australia Day BBQ Breakfast and Awards Ceremony 

Council is planning for the Australia Day BBQ Breakfast and Awards Ceremony on Tuesday 26 January 2021 at Heritage Park in Blayney, commencing at 8.00am, the ceremony will be subject to COVID 19 restrictions.

Come along for a traditional Aussie breakfast cooked by Blayney Rotary; meet our 2021 Australia Day Ambassador and see the announcement of Blayney Shire’s Australia Day Awards.

Please note the wet weather venue in the Blayney Shire Community Centre.

Community Financial Assistance Program Round 2 – 2020/21

Applications 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 22 February 2021. Applications lodged before 15 February 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.

Lease Of Industrial Land For Agistment Purposes
EOI No. 19/2020

Council invites Expression of Interests from suitable persons or organisations wanting to lease vacant land in the Blayney Shire Council Industrial Estate for agistment purposes.

Documentation may be obtained from: 

Closing time: 4.00pm, Wednesday 3 February 2021.
For all enquiries, contact Council on telephone (02) 6368 2104.

Positions Vacant
Council currently have the following positions available:

Works Operators

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

Items on Public Exhibtion
Information Security Policy
Following the December Ordinary Meeting, Council is seeking comment on the following document now on public exhibition.

Information Security Policy

The Draft Information Security Policy is available to view and download on Council’s website

The deadline for written submissions is 8.30am Monday 1 February 2021.

Fees & Charges 20/21

Following the December Ordinary Meeting, Council is seeking comment on the following document now on public exhibition

Proposed Fees – Blayney Showground Equestrian – Gator & Rake Fee & Australian Ranch Horse

The deadline for written submissions is 8.30am Thursday 4 February 2021.

Cemeteries Operations Plan

Following the November Ordinary Meeting, Council is seeking comment on the following document now on public exhibition:

Draft Cemeteries Operations Plan

The deadline for written submissions has been extended to 5:00pm Friday 29 January 2021.

Last modified: 21 Jan 2021

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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