Our Vision Statement
To be an innovative, prosperous and welcoming community seeking to live sustainably within its rural setting and natural environment.
To be an innovative Council that promotes a strong and sustainable community.
|Our Core Values|
|We will lead our community and have a clear vision of where we are heading and the plan to get there. We will do what we say and celebrate our achievements. In our planning, we will plan for today and the generations who will follow.||Council aims to be innovative and will build on good ideas. We are always committed to improvement. We learn from our mistakes and challenge the status quo. We have a desire to succeed and add value to our work|
|Customer Service||Integrity & Respect|
|Council will endeavour to provide the highest level of service to all of its customers.||We act with integrity, operating within the letter and spirit of the law. Council will develop trust through being open and accountable|
|Communication & Consultation||Excellence|
|Council recognises the importance to effectively communicate with and consult the community at all times||We will strive to achieve the best for each other, the community, our organisation, our Shire and ourselves. We encourage and empower others to do the same.|
|Value for Money||Teamwork|
|The provision of Council services will always be cost effective and efficient.||We will work together to improve our shire. We acknowledge that everyone has a positive contribution to make. In doing so, we respect each other and those we interact with outside our organisation.|
Charter of Council
The role of the Tumut Shire Council in accordance with the Local Government Act 1993 (NSW) is to: