Committees of Council

Council operates a number of committees, to assist and advise on the management of community facilities and to make recommendations for future development

Section 355 Community Committees

  • Adelong Showground - Management of Adelong Showground
  • Glenroy Heritage Reserve - Management of Glenroy Heritage Reserve
  • Tooma Recreation Reserve - Management of Tooma Reserve

Section 355 Advisory Committees

Advisory Committees provide valuable advice from the community perspective for Council decision-making processes.  Advisory Committee membership may include experts, professionals, government employees, community representatives and Council employees as well as Councillors.

  • First Nations Liaison Committee - To ensure partnerships with First Nations organisations and community members to assist in the delivery of the Council's Delivery Program
  • Audit, Risk & Improvement Committee - To provide independent assurance and assistance to the Snowy Valleys Council on risk management, control, governance and external accountability responsibilities.
  • Australia Day Committee - To organise Australia Day celebrations within the Council area and to select recipients of the Awards and places of celebration.
  • Disability Inclusion Access Reference Group Committee - Provide feedback to Council on the actions out of the Disability Inclusion Action Plan (DIAP) as well as a forum for discussion for achieving actions out of the DIAP.  To assist and encourage enhancement of services, facilities and activities within the Council region to include people who have disabilities
  • Tumut Aerodrome Committee - To advise Council on all aspects of the Tumut Aerodrome.
  • Tumbarumba RSL Memorial Hall Management Committee - Management of the RSL Community Hall and facilities
  • Youth Council – Tumut and Tumbarumba- To provide a forum for consultation between Council and the youth of the local area. 
  • Bushfire Recovery Committees - In response to the NSW bushfire disaster the NSW State Government has set up a State Recovery Committee supported by Regional Recovery Committees and Council Committees