Notice Board

Annual Report and Annual General Meeting

Burnie City Council invites the community to attend their Annual General Meeting.

2017 Christmas Parade Registrations

Registrations are now open for the 2017 Sea FM Burnie Christmas Parade!

Council Wins Prestigious National Excellence Award for Wetlands

Last night at a Crown Melbourne gala dinner for the prestigious Australasian Land & Groundwater Association’s (ALGA) annual industry excellence awards, Council with its consulting partner Syrinx Environment Pty Ltd won the Sustainable Remediation Project Recognition award for the Landfill Leachate Treatment Wetlands, recently commissioned at the Burnie Waste Management Centre.

Romaine Dam Update - Reservior Lowering

The existing Dam wall has been identified as being constructed of various materials, some of which were not particularly suited for Dam building purposes in the past.

Up Close and BIG with Ray Martin

Veteran journalist Ray Martin met with a number of students from Burnie schools yesterday at the University of Tasmania Cradle Coast campus. This event organised by the BIG Committee gave students the opportunity to meet Ray and ask questions about working in journalism and the media.

Community Consultation for proposed Adventure Playground

Playstreet Landscape Architects have been engaged by Council to conduct Community Consultation Sessions on Wednesday, 1 November 2017 to discuss and generate ideas for a proposed Adventure Playground in Burnie.

Hard Waste Collection Service

Burnie City Council offers residents in the Burnie and Ridgley urban areas an opportunity to dispose of unwanted hard waste items. The hard waste collection service is an opportunity for residents to dispose of items that cannot be placed in the regular kerbside collection.

Excellence in Service Awards

The Excellence in Service Awards are the industry’s way of celebrating and saying a massive ‘Thank You’ to all of the service providers in Burnie by allowing the public to vote for the person or business that has provided them with exceptional service. You can vote ONLINE and know that your vote counts.

Burnie Regional Art Gallery

The Burnie Regional Art Gallery will be closed on Friday, 6 October and will reopen Saturday, 7 and Sunday, 8 October from 1.30pm till 4pm.

Australia Day Awards 2018

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Burnie City Council Australia Day Awards.

NBN Construction Works

nbn's delivery partner Visionstream will be undertaking additional construction over the coming weeks in the Burnie CBD, South Burnie, Wivenhoe, Shorewell Park, Parklands, Park Grove and Cooee.

Romaine Reserve - Dam Upgrade Works - Update

Work on the spillway upgrades are now complete. However, as a result of technical issues associated with the relocation of the large water mains that run through the dam embankment, earthworks to complete the dam wall raising will be delayed until after winter, with works expected to resume in October/November 2017. In the interim, works will continue with the relocation of the water mains, weather dependent.

Customer Service

Burnie City Council is committed to providing a quality customer service experience.

Burnie CBD Masterplan

Burnie City Council has released the draft City Centre Masterplan, recently developed by GHD following a community forum and consultation with local businesses and stakeholders.

Looking after yourself following a traumatic event

The Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce have put together a very useful fact sheet around looking after yourself following a traumatic event.

Flood Recovery Information

Find out what you need to know about flood recovery including financial and other assistance, salvaging, volunteering and donating, the role of the taskforce and where to get further information.

Landfill Leachate Treatment Wetland Project

Construction of a wetland treatment system at Burnie’s Waste Management Centre (BWMC) is set to commence in April 2016.

New Parking Machines - Frequently Asked Questions

Burnie City Council has introduced a new parking meter voucher system at various locations throughout the city. To help the public understand the new machines, we've put together some Frequently Asked Questions.

Reporting illegal dumping and littering

Illegal dumping of rubbish and littering is an ongoing issue for many municipalities across the State including Burnie. Burnie City Council now has a designated web page outlining the definitions of littering and illegal dumping and how you can report it.

Show and Tell - Calling for young collectors

Show and tell is happening at the Burnie Regional Museum.

Have you seen something that needs fixing?

If you see something in the Burnie region that needs fixing or needs to made aware of to the Burnie City Council, like a broken gutter, or rubbish on roads - and you have an Iphone or Android, why not contact us by using Snap Send Solve!