About the organisation

Indigo Shire Council has approximately 200 full-time, part-time and casual employees. Our workforce is dispersed across the Shire with offices and depots located in Beechworth, Chiltern, Yackandandah & Rutherglen. Our staff are passionate about the community in which they work and our organisation.

Our vision

  • Indigo: a great place to live, work and visit.

Our mission

  • To support and develop a sustainable, thriving and resilient community through leadership and partnerships.

Our values

  • Leadership: We will provide positive and innovative leadership to staff and peers.
  • Honesty & Integrity: All our actions will be based on sound information, trust, fairness and equity.
  • Respect: We will listen to, and value the ideas and feedback from others.
  • Community Focus: We value and encourage participation in both council and community life.
  • Professionalism & Teamwork: Councillors and employees will be appropriately skilled and committed to working as a team.
  • Excellence and Accountability: We will excel in all that we do.

Our leadership team

Annual Reports

  • The Annual Report contains details of programs and activities undertaken by Council throughout the previous financial year.
  • Details and downloads here

Council Plan

  • The Council Plan guides what the Council does for you over the four-year period from one election to the next.
  • Details and downloads here

Enabling legislation




Last updated: 04 April 2014