Level three water restrictions for Casino and surrounds
February 11, 2019 | Council
WITH persistent drought conditions and falling river levels, level three water restrictions have been imposed from Wednesday, 13 February, on residents and businesses who receive a town water supply in Casino and surrounds. Despite recent rainfall, the western half of the Richmond Valley local government...
Congratulations to Richmond Valley’s Australia Day award recipients
February 1, 2019 | Community
2019 Australia Day Awards - Rappville, 26 January Award Recipients CITIZEN OF THE YEAR Betty Doyle, Evans Head Betty was nominated for her outstanding voluntary work in various organisations that has assisted the growth and development of her home town of Evans Head for a...
Special Rate Variation – planning for our Future together
January 31, 2019 | Council
Council is facing the challenge of balancing community expectations with future financial sustainability and we need your help to make some important decisions. Like many other NSW councils, our roads, footpaths, drainage and other community assets require ongoing maintenance and upgrades to ensure they meet the level of service expected...
Level two water restrictions now in place
January 29, 2019 | Council
Residents in Casino and surrounds who receive a town water supply will be subject to level two water restrictions from Friday 25 January. Level two water restrictions are triggered when the flow in the Richmond River has dropped significantly that water has stopped flowing over...
Red alert for blue-green algae in Casino’s Richmond River
January 24, 2019 | Council
A RED alert for potentially toxic blue-green algae in the Richmond River at Jabour Weir Casino and upstream has been issued, with a warning for locals not to come into contact with the water. The alert indicates the water of the Richmond River at Casino...
Level one water restrictions to start Wednesday for Casino and surrounds
January 15, 2019 | Council
DUE to the low rainfall in the catchment areas and falling river levels residents in Casino and surrounds who receive a town water supply will be subject to level one water restrictions from Wednesday 16 January. Level one water restrictions are triggered when the flow...
Council featured in women and leadership report
January 15, 2019 | Council
Richmond Valley Council's innovative efforts to deliver support and opportunities for women in the workplace have been recognised, with Council featuring in Women & Leadership Australia's annual report, The 101st Day. Women & Leadership Australia is a national initiative committed to supporting the presence of...
Funding available for Richmond Valley events
December 20, 2018 | Council
ORGANISERS of events held between 1 July 2019 and 30 June 2020 can now apply for Richmond Valley Council funding aimed at driving visitor numbers and showcasing the authentic and beautiful Richmond Valley. Applications for the Richmond Valley Event Funding Scheme are now open to...
$255,000 funding boost for Richmond Valley arts and cultural projects
December 17, 2018 | Council
Two arts and cultural projects in the Richmond Valley are winners under the latest round of the NSW Liberals and Nationals Government’s Regional Cultural Fund sharing in nearly $255,000 in funding, Clarence Nationals MP Chris Gulaptis has announced. Casino’s popular 80-year old Art Deco Civic...
Local traders urged to join new online marketplace
December 12, 2018 | Council
RICHMOND Valley Council this week introduced a new e-Procurement process to boost the local economy and drive business to local suppliers. VendorPanel Marketplace will be used by Council officers when there is no preferred or pre-qualified supplier arrangement in place. According to General Manager Vaughan...
 Richmond Valley Seniors Week Celebrations
Feb-13 - Feb-24
February 13-24, Various Locations NSW Seniors Festival will be taking place 13-24 February 2019. Love your life! Get involved in one of the free and/or low cost events taking place in the Richmond Valley. The 2019 events guide will be published soon. For more information contact the Richmond Valley...
Craig Shepherd Memorial Ski Race
Mar-2 - Mar-3 | Coraki
2-3 March, Richmond Terrace, Coraki NSW If you’re travelling in March than pull up stumps in Coraki to see the speed demons from Tweed Ski Club converge on Coraki for the Craig Shepherd Memorial Ski Race. Watch the exhilarating display at the junction of the...
Crankfest Youth Festival
Apr-27 - Apr-27 | Main Beach Car Park Evans Head
Saturday 27 April, Main Beach Car Park, Evans Head Crankfest is a celebration of youth culture, arts, music and dance with market stalls, a skate jam and a surf comp thrown in. Celebrate the talented youth in the Richmond Valley and enjoy a day focussed...
DA2019/0166 – 69 lot subdivision at 55 Broadwater Quarry Rd, Broadwater
Closing Date: March 11, 2019 | Development Applications
Sixty nine lot subdivision at 55 Broadwater Quarry Rd, Broadwater The development application, Statement of Environmental Effects and other associated documents may be viewed or downloaded by clicking the below links.
Naming of roads in association with the Pacific Highway project
Closing Date: February 22, 2019 | Other
With the construction of the Pacific Motorway, sections of the old Pacific Highway being transferred to Council’s control require re-naming. Research was conducted by Council officers in relation to historical associations with the localities of these road sections, and recommended titles have been provided. The...
Special Rate Variation – planning for our future together
Council is seeking the community's feedback to apply to the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) for a special rate variation. As things currently stand, Council’s revenue is regulated under rate pegging. IPART sets a rate peg which limits the amount by which councils can increase their rate revenue...
DA2019/0152 – New single level dwelling with detached metal framed shed
New single level dwelling with detached metal framed shed at  78 Currajong Street, Evans Head. The development application, Statement of Environmental Effects and other associated documents may be viewed or downloaded by clicking the below links. DA2019/0152 Application Plans Heritage Impact Statement They may also be...
Tuesday 19 February 2019
Meeting Date: February 19, 2019
The next ordinary meeting of Council will be held Tuesday 19 February.

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