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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.

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Tenterfield Shire Council wishes to remind customers of the requirement to book an appointment if you wish to speak with one of our Planning and Development Team members. While we understand that sometimes your query may only take five to ten minutes to answer, we won’t necessarily have a team member available without notice. In order to ensure that a team member is available to see you, please contact Council on 02 6736 6000, or council@tenterfield.nsw.gov.au to make an appointment. Thank you.

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