Committees of Council

The Wangaratta Rural City Council has six Advisory Committees providing them with advice and feedback in areas of particular interest and 19 Special Committees.

Special Committees

The Wangaratta Rural City Council has 16 standing Special Committees, 15 of which are convened to control and manage the various Council owned community facilities and one, the Friends of Lacluta Special Committee related to Council’s relationship with the community of Lacluta in Timor Leste. Read more

Advisory Committee Nominations

Nominations are currently being sought for membership to the following Rural City of Wangaratta Advisory Committees. Read more

Audit Advisory Committee

The Audit Committee is an independent advisory committee to Council. The primary objective of the Audit Committee is to assist Council in the effective conduct of its responsibilities for financial reporting, management of risk, maintaining a reliable system of internal controls and facilitating the organisation's ethical development. Read more

Agriculture and Agribusiness Advisory Committee

The Agriculture and Agribusiness Advisory Committee provides all sectors of the agricultural community within the Rural City of Wangaratta with the opportunity of input into the directions and issues considered by Council to do with agriculture and agribusiness. Read more

Arts, Culture and Heritage Advisory Committee

The Arts, Culture and Heritage Advisory Committee provides advice to Council on arts, cultural and heritage issues. Read more

Place Naming Committee

The Place Naming Committee provides advice and recommendation relating to the implementation of Council’s policies for naming places, roads, streets and other accessways and related work associated with commemorative plaques and other markers. Read more

Sport and Recreation Advisory Committee

The primary objective of the Sport and Recreation Advisory Committee is to advise Council on the effective conduct of its responsibilities for strategic planning and management of Sport and Recreation opportunities in the Rural City of Wangaratta, providing support and advice. Read more

Economic Development and Tourism Advisory Committee

The Economic Development and Tourism Advisory Committee advises Council on the promotion, enhancement and generation of sustainable economic development and tourism within the Rural City of Wangaratta. Read more

Youth Council

Youth council provides quality and timely advice to Council on issues related to or of concern to young people. Read more