Council has implemented strict protocols to ensure we comply with directions issued by government in relation to managing the COVID 19 risk. These protocols apply to our staff, our customers and visitors to our premises, and councillors alike. Please be understanding that we will do our best to maintain services and help in what are unique and challenging circumstances.
Bald Rock National ParkPhoto supplied by Caitlin Reid
Bald RockPhoto supplied by Caitlin Reid
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Tenterfield Shire Council
Step out of your imagination and into the unspoilt beauty of Tenterfield. It’s humble. It’s authentic. It’s true.
COUNCIL FACILITIES RE-OPEN WITH COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS
The Council Administration Building is now open to the public. The Customer Service desk will operate from 9.00 am to 4.30 pm, Monday to Friday. Should you have an enquiry or wish to speak to members of the Planning or any other section of Council, please continue to call (02) 6736 6000 to make an appointment.
Please note we no longer accept cash payments. Payment via EFTPOS or Cheque only will be accepted. To pay your rates via cash please visit your nearest Australia Post outlet.
Tenterfield Shire Council covers an area of 7,333 square kilometers including mountains and rural landscape. The population is 6,638 (Australian Bureau of Statistics, ERP 2018).
Tenterfield is located a comfortable three hours drive from Brisbane and the Gold Coast, Tenterfield & District provides the perfect Gateway to Big Sky Country – New England & North West New South Wales.
Presenting four definite seasons against a backdrop of rugged mountain beauty and in contrast to the serenity of rural landscapes.