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Victorian councils are in caretaker period from 22 September until 6.00pm on 24 October. This is the election period running up to the October 2020 (Local Government) Council election. The Local Government Act 2020 provides direction about what kind of information can be published by Council or using Council resources during this period. You may notice some changes to this website during this time
Information for babies, children, young people and families.
Activities and information (including home care) for our residents with more life experience.
Information on recharge points, accessible paths, NDIS, home care and support and more information for people living with a disability.
Pet registration and regulations, plus other animal ownership concerns.
Keeping yourself, your family and your property safe in an emergency.
Find a club, park, community group or facility.
Community projects, grants, arts development and programs.
Nuisances, immunisations, registration of businesses, septic systems and more.
Small and large grants for communities, events or businesses.
Information on citizenship ceremonies in the Surf Coast Shire and how to become a citizen of Australia.
Information and resources for young people age 12-25 and their families.
Portal for local business owners or those wishing to become a local business owner.
Hiring the community bus and finding medical transport.
Each year Surf Coast Shire Council recognises outstanding citizen with the Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year and Community Event of the Year awards.
Information on roads in the shire and how to decide who to call if you have a problem.
Surf Coast Shire Local Legends is a recognition program to celebrate people and groups who are helping our community and environment to thrive.
Surf Coast Shire spans the traditional lands of the Wadawurrung and Eastern Maar people. We acknowledge them as the Traditional Owners and Protectors of this place. We acknowledge their ancestors who cared for the land, rivers and sea - and all of its creatures - for thousands of generations. We pay our respects to elders past, present and future who continue on this path.
Surf Coast Shire Council
1 Merrijig Drive (PO Box 350)
Torquay Victoria Australia 3228
contact us online
03 5261 0600 (8.30am-5pm M-F)
03 5261 0525 (Fax)