Your elected Council

Your elected Council © Karen Watson

Your elected Council

There are 15 Councillors – three Councillors for representing each of our five wards.

About Northern Beaches Council

Sparkling beaches, rolling surf, natural reserves and clean waterways. Our vibrant community has an extraordinary lifestyle, with an active Council.


Once a claim is made, Council will investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident to establish whether or not Council has any legal liability...

Council meetings

You can see local government in action and participate in council meetings once a month on the Northern Beaches.

Committees and panels

As part of Council's community engagement framework we have a range of committees, advisory groups and panels.

Current works and projects

Find out all you need to know about our current works and projects.


Working at the Northern Beaches Council offers you a rewarding career with lots of benefits.


From addressing Council, to works zones and everything between. Find the form you need to help you get things done.


Your guide to grants and funding available to organisations, community groups and heritage property owners in our community.

Have your say

Your views mean a lot to Northern Beaches Council. Find out how to have your say on everything we’re planning.

Information access

Find out about all the ways you can access information from the Northern Beaches Council.


Council produces regular media releases, electronic newsletters and updates in the newspaper.


Council produces a number of important and informative publications. They include policy documents, records of Council meetings and strategic plans.

Rates and Council fees

Paying your rates helps Council maintain our beautiful environment and create lifestyle and infrastructure we all want for the Northern Beaches.


Northern Beaches Council uses an electronic tendering system. View open, current and past tenders, frequently asked questions for more information.