What We Stand For

Our Values are at the core of our organisation's culture.  They define who we are and what we stand for. They provide the framework for how we treat each other and our customers. 

We live by them and make sure they are built into our everyday practice.


Creative >> we want to encourage ideas and be innovative.

Accessible >> we need to be accessible and responsive to our community and our fellow employees.

Respect >> we take responsibility for our actions and appreciate everyone's opinions.

Energetic >> we want to be enthusiastic in our approach to work.

Safe >> safety takes priority over all actions and we want everyone to arrive at work and go home from work safe.

Our vision

captures what the community most values and what they want for a future Ballina Shire:

Ballina Shire is safe with a connected community, a healthy environment and a thriving economy. 


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Postal Address

The General Manager
Ballina Shire Council
PO Box 450
Ballina NSW 2478

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40 Cherry Street
Ballina NSW 2478


Opening Hours

8:15am - 4:30pm

Monday to Friday