Committees and Working Groups


Nominate now to join a Council advisory committee or reference group and help guide your shire's future

We’re seeking nominations from suitably qualified, experienced and skilled volunteers who would like to represent their community and work with other committee members to make recommendations to Council on a range of policy matters.

We're looking for people who possess specific skills and talents and an understanding of the local community’s needs and aspirations.

Nominations are currently invited for membership of the:

  • Access Community Reference Group (1 position vacant). Nominations must be received by 4.30pm Friday 28 June 2019. For more information contact Nicola Robson on 02 4868 0801 or email nicola.robson@wsc.nsw.gov.au
  • Seniors Community Reference Group (2 positions vacant). Nominations must be received by 4.30pm Friday 28 June 2019. For more information contact Nicola Robson on 02 4868 0801 or email nicola.robson@wsc.nsw.gov.au


Terms of Reference, selection criteria and downloadable nominations forms can be viewed in the document library or at www.wsc.nsw.gov.au/council-committees.


To participate in a committee or group please complete a nomination form and submit supporting documents which outline skills and experience in your chosen areas. Printable and emailable versions are provided in the Document Library.



Nominate now to join a Council advisory committee or reference group and help guide your shire's future

We’re seeking nominations from suitably qualified, experienced and skilled volunteers who would like to represent their community and work with other committee members to make recommendations to Council on a range of policy matters.

We're looking for people who possess specific skills and talents and an understanding of the local community’s needs and aspirations.

Nominations are currently invited for membership of the:

  • Access Community Reference Group (1 position vacant). Nominations must be received by 4.30pm Friday 28 June 2019. For more information contact Nicola Robson on 02 4868 0801 or email nicola.robson@wsc.nsw.gov.au
  • Seniors Community Reference Group (2 positions vacant). Nominations must be received by 4.30pm Friday 28 June 2019. For more information contact Nicola Robson on 02 4868 0801 or email nicola.robson@wsc.nsw.gov.au


Terms of Reference, selection criteria and downloadable nominations forms can be viewed in the document library or at www.wsc.nsw.gov.au/council-committees.


To participate in a committee or group please complete a nomination form and submit supporting documents which outline skills and experience in your chosen areas. Printable and emailable versions are provided in the Document Library.


  • Vacancy Nomination Form for Access or Seniors Community Reference Groups

    Complete this form to express an interest in joining the Access or Seniors Community Reference Groups.

    Please do your homework first though. We suggest the following steps:

    1. Take a look at the questions 
    2. View the selection criteria 
    3. Consider the Terms of Reference 
    4. Decide which committees or groups interest you
    5. Then prepare some information to convince us of your suitability.

    Remember to TAILOR your response for the committee, using no more than 1 page to tell us why you wish to nominate and outline how you meet the criteria and related terms of reference

    Tell us what aspects are of

    Complete this form to express an interest in joining the Access or Seniors Community Reference Groups.

    Please do your homework first though. We suggest the following steps:

    1. Take a look at the questions 
    2. View the selection criteria 
    3. Consider the Terms of Reference 
    4. Decide which committees or groups interest you
    5. Then prepare some information to convince us of your suitability.

    Remember to TAILOR your response for the committee, using no more than 1 page to tell us why you wish to nominate and outline how you meet the criteria and related terms of reference

    Tell us what aspects are of interest to you, how you will contribute and what relevant experience, knowledge, interests, skills and qualifications you possess. TIP: prepare this beforehand and copy it into the relevant sections of the form.


    Nominations will be accepted until 4.30pm Friday 28 June 2019. 

    If you have a problem with the nomination form please call Charmaine on 4868 0861, email engagement@wsc.nsw.gov.au or look for the PDF fillable form and email it to us.

    Complete Form
  • CLOSED: The opportunity to nominate for this advisory committee or group has concluded.

    Vacancy Nomination Form for Heritage Advisory Committee

    Complete this form to express an interest in joining the Heritage Advisory Committee.

    Please do your homework first though. We suggest the following steps:

    1. Take a look at the questions 
    2. View the selection criteria 
    3. Consider the Terms of Reference 
    4. Decide which committees or groups interest you
    5. Then prepare some information to convince us of your suitability.

    Remember to TAILOR your response for the committee, using no more than 1 page to tell us why you wish to nominate and outline how you meet the criteria and related terms of reference

    Tell us what aspects are of interest to you,

    Complete this form to express an interest in joining the Heritage Advisory Committee.

    Please do your homework first though. We suggest the following steps:

    1. Take a look at the questions 
    2. View the selection criteria 
    3. Consider the Terms of Reference 
    4. Decide which committees or groups interest you
    5. Then prepare some information to convince us of your suitability.

    Remember to TAILOR your response for the committee, using no more than 1 page to tell us why you wish to nominate and outline how you meet the criteria and related terms of reference

    Tell us what aspects are of interest to you, how you will contribute and what relevant experience, knowledge, interests, skills and qualifications you possess. TIP: prepare this beforehand and copy it into the relevant sections of the form.


    Nominations will be accepted until 4.30pm Wednesday 29 May 2019. 

    If you have a problem with the nomination form please call Charmaine on 4868 0861, email engagement@wsc.nsw.gov.au or look for the PDF fillable form and email it to us.

    Complete Form
  • CLOSED: This opportunity to nominate for an advisory committee or group has concluded.

    Vacancy Nomination Form for Community Development Advisory Committee

    Complete this form to express an interest in joining the Community Development Advisory Committee.

    Please do your homework first though. We suggest the following steps:

    1. Take a look at the questions 
    2. View the selection criteria 
    3. Consider the Terms of Reference 
    4. Decide which committees or groups interest you
    5. Then prepare some information to convince us of your suitability.

    Remember to TAILOR your response for the committee, using no more than 1 page to tell us why you wish to nominate and outline how you meet the criteria and related terms of reference

    Tell us what aspects are of interest to

    Complete this form to express an interest in joining the Community Development Advisory Committee.

    Please do your homework first though. We suggest the following steps:

    1. Take a look at the questions 
    2. View the selection criteria 
    3. Consider the Terms of Reference 
    4. Decide which committees or groups interest you
    5. Then prepare some information to convince us of your suitability.

    Remember to TAILOR your response for the committee, using no more than 1 page to tell us why you wish to nominate and outline how you meet the criteria and related terms of reference

    Tell us what aspects are of interest to you, how you will contribute and what relevant experience, knowledge, interests, skills and qualifications you possess. TIP: prepare this beforehand and copy it into the relevant sections of the form.


    Nominations will be accepted until 4.30pm Monday 6 May 2019. 

    If you have a problem with the nomination form please call Charmaine on 4868 0861, email engagement@wsc.nsw.gov.au or look for the PDF fillable form and email it to us.

    Complete Form
  • CLOSED: The opportunity to nominate for an advisory committee or group has concluded.

    Vacancy Nomination Form for Committee or Reference Group (Arts & Culture)

    Complete this form to express an interest in joining an advisory committee or reference group.

    Please do your homework first though. We suggest the following steps:

    1. Take a look at the questions 
    2. View the selection criteria 
    3. Consider the Terms of Reference 
    4. Decide which committees or groups interest you
    5. Then prepare some information to convince us of your suitability.

    You can apply for more than one group or committee but remember to TAILOR your response for each of them, using no more than 1 page to tell us why you wish to nominate and outline how you meet the criteria and

    Complete this form to express an interest in joining an advisory committee or reference group.

    Please do your homework first though. We suggest the following steps:

    1. Take a look at the questions 
    2. View the selection criteria 
    3. Consider the Terms of Reference 
    4. Decide which committees or groups interest you
    5. Then prepare some information to convince us of your suitability.

    You can apply for more than one group or committee but remember to TAILOR your response for each of them, using no more than 1 page to tell us why you wish to nominate and outline how you meet the criteria and related terms of reference

    Tell us what aspects are of interest to you, how you will contribute and what relevant experience, knowledge, interests, skills and qualifications you possess. TIP: prepare this beforehand and copy it into the relevant sections of the form.


    Nominations will be accepted until 13 December 2017. 

    If you have a problem with the nomination form please call Charmaine on 4868 0861, email engagement@wsc.nsw.gov.au or look for the PDF fillable form and email it to us.

    Complete Form
  • CLOSED: The opportunity to nominate for an advisory committee or group has concluded.

    Nomination Form for Committees and Reference Groups

    Complete this form to express an interest in joining an advisory committee or reference group.

    Please do your homework first though. We suggest the following steps:

    1. Take a look at the questions 
    2. View the selection criteria 
    3. Consider the Terms of Reference 
    4. Decide which committees or groups interest you
    5. Then prepare some information to convince us of your suitability.

    You can apply for more than one group or committee but remember to TAILOR your response for each of them, using no more than 1 page to tell us why you wish to nominate and outline how you meet the criteria and

    Complete this form to express an interest in joining an advisory committee or reference group.

    Please do your homework first though. We suggest the following steps:

    1. Take a look at the questions 
    2. View the selection criteria 
    3. Consider the Terms of Reference 
    4. Decide which committees or groups interest you
    5. Then prepare some information to convince us of your suitability.

    You can apply for more than one group or committee but remember to TAILOR your response for each of them, using no more than 1 page to tell us why you wish to nominate and outline how you meet the criteria and related terms of reference

    Tell us what aspects are of interest to you, how you will contribute and what relevant experience, knowledge, interests, skills and qualifications you possess. TIP: prepare this beforehand and copy it into the relevant sections of the form.


    Nominations will be accepted until 15 January 2017. 

    If you have a problem with the nomination form please call Charmaine on 4868 0861, email engagement@wsc.nsw.gov.au or look for the PDF fillable form and email it to us.

    Complete Form