This article is about the local government area based in Crookwell. For the local government area based in Condobolin, see
Upper Lachlan Shire is a local government area in the Southern Tablelands region of New South Wales, Australia. The Shire was formed in February 2004 from Crookwell Shire and parts of Mulwaree, Gunning and Yass Shires.
Mayor of Upper Lachlan Shire Council is Cr. John Shaw, an unaligned politician.
Towns and localities [ edit ]
The shire includes the towns of
Crookwell, Gunning, Taralga, Bannaby, Dalton, Binda, Bigga, Tuena, Breadalbane, Cullerin and Laggan.
Council [ edit ]
The Shire Council office in the main street of Gunning in 2008
Current composition and election method [ edit ]
Upper Lachlan Shire Council is composed of nine
Councillors elected proportionally as one entire ward. All Councillors are elected for a fixed four-year term of office. The Mayor is elected by the Councillors at the first meeting of the Council. The most recent election was held on 8 September 2012, and the makeup of the Council is as follows: [3 ]
The current Council, elected in 2012, in order of election, is:
References [ edit ]