The elected Council is made up of eight councillors with two nominated from each of the constituent councils (Ballina, Byron, Lismore and Richmond Valley). Councillors are elected for a 4-year term with the Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson being elected each year by the councillors.
The annual election of Chair and Deputy Chair was held at the 20 September 2017 Council meeting with Cr Keith Williams (Ballina Shire Council) elected Chair and Cr Vanessa Ekins (Lismore City Council) elected Deputy Chair.
Our current Councillors and their individual contact details can be found below.
Cr Sharon Cadwallader (Deputy Chair) - Ballina Shire Council nominee