Kyogle Council has nine elected councillors — three for each of the three wards of the council area. They are responsible for the direction and control of Council’s affairs in accordance with the Local Government Act and associated legislation. The current Councillors were elected in September 2016 and will hold office until September 2020.
Cr Danielle Mulholland was elected Mayor of Kyogle Council by her peers at an Extraordinary Council meeting on 28 September 2016. She has served three previous terms as mayor from 2013 to 2016. Under changes to the Local Government Act, the mayoral term will now run for two years.
Cr John Burley was elected Deputy Mayor at the same meeting. He has served two previous terms as deputy mayor from 2014 to 2016. Council has resolved that the Deputy Mayoral term also will run for two years.