About Local Government

Northern Grampians Shire Council undertakes significant activities to ensure that residents and visitors enjoy a secure and high standard of living.

Council's activities are diverse and extensive. It is responsible for maintaining significant infrastructure, including roads, bridges, drains, libraries, recreation facilities and parks and gardens, providing a range of services, and enforcing various state and local laws for their communities.

Council regularly consults with business and community groups to provide best value to its communities.

To learn more about how local government works please click on the links below:

Related Links:
  •    How Councils Work
  •    How Councils Make Decisions
  •    What Councils Do
  •    Council Planning and Finance
  •    Council Elections
  •    Consultation and Complaints

St Arnaud - Town Hall

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Through Northern Grampians Shire Council Online Mapping you can view a range of different maps and council service

Proposal to change Waterway Rules - Lake Lonsdale and Lake Fyans

 Come visit the Wimmera online




Northern Grampians Shire Council's - Social Media

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Current Public Notices

The Local Government Act 1989 requires that a Council must ensure that any public notice required to be given by the Council is published on the internet website.


Northern Grampians Shire Council is the proud winner of two categories and the National Award in the National Awards for Local Government 2013.


Proposed Western Highway Duplication - Ararat to Stawell.
Click here for a list of EES Documents

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