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.

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  • 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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Latest News

Please find the latest news and notices from Dorset Council below. If you have any queries regarding any articles listed, please contact the officer listed or Council reception on 03 6352 6500

Posted: Oct 26, 2020

2021 Dorset Australia Day Awards | NOW OPEN

Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2021 Dorset Australia Day Awards - which will be presented at the Dorset Australia Day Civic Ceremony to be held during the evening on January 25, 2021.

More information, including categories, nomination form and guidelines, can be viewed and downloaded from here.

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Posted: Oct 20, 2020

Briefing of Decisions | 19 October 2020 Council Meeting

For further information on any of these items, please contact the Mayor, Cr Greg Howard (0409 546 247) or the General Manager, Mr Tim Watson (03 6352 6500).

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Posted: Oct 05, 2020

Ellesmere Cemetery - Capital Works

Dorset Council will be undertaking capital works within the Ellesmere Lawn Cemetery at Scottsdale.

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Posted: Sep 09, 2020

Dorset Council E-Newsletter | September 2020

To catch up on all the news and happenings around Dorset, grab a copy of our latest Dorset Council E-Newsletter here

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