Living in Dorset

Dorset Council provides community services based on the principles of quality, equity, value and responsiveness.

Visiting Dorset

Dorset has a unique blend of wilderness, wildlife, stunning scenery, mining heritage, secluded beaches and world class golf courses.

Contact us

  • Phone (03) 6352 6500
  • Fax (03) 6352 6509
  • After hrs 1300 858 824

Business community in Dorset

Dorset Council is focused on providing support to potential investors to facilitate sustainable developments large and small.

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Posted: Apr 15, 2019

How Your Council Compares

Dorset Council continues to lead the Local Government sector in terms of productivity, efficiency, value for money and financial sustainability.  The following benchmarking graphs compare Dorset Council’s performance against Northern Tasmanian Councils and large rural Tasmanian Councils.  Each of the graphs clearly illustrates that Dorset Council comprehensively outperforms the sector when applying these basic performance measures.

Mayor Greg Howard