Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council Demerger

The NSW Government is proceeding with the demerger of Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council, in line with the recommendations of the Local Government Boundaries Commission.

This is a complex undertaking and the Office of Local Government is providing advice on a path forward, consistent with the provisions of the Local Government Act 1993.

As part of this process the OLG has developed a Roadmap outlining the steps involved in the demerger.

The Government is committed to holding elections for the new councils at the next ordinary local government elections in September 2024.

Frequently Asked Questions about the demerger are available below.

The Roadmap is available here.

Frequently Asked Questions about the demerger