Governing Body

As a County Council under the LGA 1993, UHCC is required to have a governing body made up of elected representatives of its Constituent Councils. Part 5 of Local Government Act 1993 outlines the formation and operation of County Councils. The application of LGA 1993 to UHCC is outlined in Section 400, LGA 1993.
The UHCC governing body meets the 4.00 pm, third Tuesday of February, May, August and November. The election of Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson occurs biennially at Council’s November meeting. Constituent Council delegates are elected by their Council after each Council general election and represent their Council on the UHCC for four years. The number of representatives for each Constituent Councils is contained in the proclamation declaring the County Council.


General Manager
Upper Hunter County Council
PO Box 6

Telephone: 02 65410323


Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority

Position Vacant - General Manager

An incredible opportunity to lead the operations of the Upper Hunter County Council now exists.  This role is available on a part-time basis but requires a full-time passion and commitment to the community it serves.

For further information regarding this role please see the position description, or contact Cr Tony McNamara, 6578 7346.  For a confidential discussion regarding application submission, please contact Alison Bodiam, Manager Human Resources, Singleton Council on 0403 124 233.

To review the criteria and apply for this position click on this link UHCC General Manager Application

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