Mayor and Councillors


Federal Member for Richmond

State Member for Lismore (includes Murwillumbah and surrounds)

State Member for Tweed

Councillors are your elected representatives and can be contacted by the public at any time.

On request, Councillors are also available to speak at public engagements such as school or educational functions, community groups and business and industry meetings.

For specific enquiries contact the Mayor's office on 02 6670 2402.

Individual Councillors can be contacted using the details below or by writing to:

PO Box 816
NSW 2484

To view a historical listing of those elected to serve in Local Government in the Tweed from 1902 (plus Town/Shire Clerks and General Managers) download the Roll of Freeman(PDF, 594KB).

2022 local government elections

All 7 Councillor positions were contested at the NSW Local Government election on Saturday 4 December 2021.

The NSW Electoral Commission declared the results of the poll on 21 December following distribution of preferences. The names of the successful candidates are listed below.

An extraordinary meeting was held on Tuesday 11 January 2022 with the new Councillors electing Cr Chris Cherry as Mayor until September 2023 and Cr Reece Byrnes as Deputy Mayor until December 2022.

Current Councillors

In accordance with the Councillor Induction and Professional Development Policy, detailed reports on activities offered and engagement in are now publicly tabled at the first Council Meeting held after 30 June each year and published on Council’s website.