A guide to our committees, panels and advisory groups

Council has many different committees, panels and advisory groups that provide input into Council decisions. Some are required by legislation and others act in an advisory capacity.

Committees and panels

  • Aboriginal Advisory Group: Cr Steve Krieg, Cr Elly Bird, Cr Vanessa Ekins and Cr Big Rob
  • Access and Inclusion Advisory Group: Cr Vanessa Ekins and Cr Big Rob
  • Arts Northern Rivers:  Cr Bird
  • Audit, Risk & Improvement Committee: Cr Andrew Bing and Cr Peter Colby
  • District Bushfire Management Committee: Cr Elly Bird
  • General Manager's Performance Review Committee: Cr Steve Krieg, Cr Peter Colby, Cr Andrew Gordon and
  • Lismore Floodplain Management Committee: Cr Elly Bird, Cr Vanessa Ekins, Cr Electra Jensen and Cr Big Rob
  • Nimbin Advisory Group: Cr Steve Krieg, Cr Elly Bird, Cr Cook and Cr Rob
  • NORPA Cultural Alliance: Cr Peter Colby, Cr Vanessa Ekins and Cr Jeri Hall
  • Northern Rivers Joint Organisation: Cr Steve Krieg
  • Northern Regional Planning Panel: 
  • NSW Rural Fire Service Zone Liaison Committee: Cr Elly Bird
  • Richmond River Historical Society Committee: Cr Darlene Cook 
  • Richmond Tweed Regional Library: Cr Peter Colby, Cr Darlene Cook and Cr Elly Bird (alternate)
  • Rous County Council: Cr Andrew Gordon and Cr Big Rob
  • Sister City Advisory Panel: Cr Andrew Bing and Cr Vanessa Ekins
  • Social Justice & Crime Prevention Committee
  • Traffic Advisory Group: Cr Jeri Hall

Some of these committees are internal only. The agenda and minutes for public committees can be found on our Business Papers page.