Moving home and new residents

Information for new residents

Welcome to the Tweed

New residenceFind out about Tweed Shire Council's services and your new community.

New residents kit

Collect your kit at one of Council's offices:

  • welcome letter from the Mayor
  • useful website links
  • contact information for elected representatives
  • a few welcome goodies

If you can't make it to our offices, email us at and and we can send your kit to you (include your postal address and subject heading New Resident Kit).

Real Estate Agents and Property Managers

This page is a useful link for your new Tweed customers.

Update your voting details

Remember to update your details with the Australian Electoral Commission and Enrol to Vote in the Tweed

Contact Council

Contact us
Report a problem
Change of postal address web form

Council news and updates

Tweed Link
Media Releases
Have your say
Councillors and Council Meetings

Household information

About rates and charges
Bin services and rubbish collection
Water and wastewater
Pets and livestock
Emergency management
Buying and selling property
Floods and stormwater

Community information

What’s On Tweed
Community Directory
Art gallery
Tweed Regional Aquatic Centres
Community centres and venue hire

Also see the our Community menu for further information.

Local politicians

Federal Member for Richmond
State Member for Tweed
State Member for Lismore

The Tweed


Tweed map including Council facilities(PDF, 1MB)

Map of the Tweed