What We Do

Schoolchildren crossing Ford Street Beechworth

Council carries out a wide range of activities within the community to keep residents safe, healthy and happy:

  • Issue planning and building permits
  • Police Local laws covering domestic animals
  • Enforce parking regulations
  • Construction of roads, parks and footpaths
  • Parks and gardens maintenance
  • Sport and recreation planning
  • Co-ordinate garbage and recycling collection
  • Community services such as Maternal and child health, libraries, transport, the Community Directory, meals and wheels, aged services and services for youth.

In this section, you will find a wide range of information and legislation. If you cannot find what you are looking for, or require more information, please Contact Council.

Last updated: 01 September 2015