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Wollongong City Council

Your Council Officials

The City of Wollongong is led by a Lord Mayor and 12 Councillors.

The Lord Mayor and Councillors meet regularly to make decisions about policies, services and important issues. Council staff then work to make sure Councillors’ decisions are put into action.

Councillors do not make decisions about Development Applications.

Our city is divided into three Wards, with four Councillors elected from each Ward. The Lord Mayor is elected by voters across all three Wards.

Lord Mayor

Councillor Gordon Bradbery AM

Councillor Gordon Bradbery AMLord Mayor Councillor Gordon Bradbery AM comes to Wollongong City Council from a strong background in the community. A previous Uniting Church Minister, he has been heavily involved in mental health, aged care and homelessness charities and organisations.

Cr Bradbery was made a Member of the Order of Australia, for significant service to local government, to the community of the Illawarra, and to the Uniting Church.

He has been Lord Mayor since September 2011 and chairs the Illawarra Shoalhaven Joint Organisation of Councils.

Contact the Lord Mayor's Office

Councillors

Ward 1 covers the northern part of our Council area. For location details, see our Ward 1 map PDF, 4457.36 KB, or search our online map and click on an address to find out which ward you're in.

Councillors for Ward 1 are:

Ward 2 covers the central part of our Council area. For location details, see our Ward 2 map PDF, 1987.44 KB, or search our  and click on an address to find out which ward you're in.

Councillors for Ward 2 are:

Ward 3 covers the southern part of our Council area. For location details, see our Ward 3 map PDF, 2910.57 KB, or search our online map and click on an address to find out which ward you're in.

Councillors for Ward 3 are: