Rural Industry Advisory Committee

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The Rural Industry Advisory Committee focuses on the issues affecting farming enterprise within Wollondilly and the Sydney Basin. The Committee provides farmers with the opportunity to discuss local issues directly with Council and to develop initiatives and mechanisms to promote the longevity of agriculture in the Shire.

This committee is represented by local members of the poultry, dairy and beef cattle, agri-tourism, horticulture and market garden farming communities, as well as a representative of the NSW Department of Primary Industries and the Cumberland Livestock Health and Pest Authority.

Meeting Documents

Advice of upcoming meetings will be distributed to members and Councillors and posted on Council’s webpage at least 10 days prior to the date of the next scheduled meeting. Minutes will be taken by a Council officer and distributed to committee members within 14 days of the meeting date.

To view the meeting documents for each meeting, visit the Committee Meeting Documents page and click on the relevant date.

Operational Guidelines and Terms of Reference

The Operational Guidelines and Terms of Reference is the governing document for each advisory committee. To download a copy click on the Rural Industry Advisory Committee Operational Guidelines & Terms of Reference link. If you would like a hard copy, contact Council's Growth & Strategic Planning Manage on 4677 1100 or


Council's Manager Sustainable Growth on 4677 1100 or