Your Mayor and Councillors

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Regarding Development Approvals - Please note that The Hills Shire Councillors are not involved in the assessment of Development Applications – these are assessed, dependent on their value, either by a Sydney, Regional or Local Planning Panel or the Minister for Planning. Minor matters are assessed by Council officers via an internal Development Assessment Unit.


The 2021 NSW Government Elections were held on Saturday, 4 December 2021 

Residents and ratepayers of The Hills Shire voted to elect 12 Councillors and the Mayor on Saturday, 4 December 2021. Electors cast a vote on who should be elected as Mayor for the full four year term. Three Councillors have been elected to each Ward (Central, North, East and West). 

Key Dates - Electoral Results

21 December, 2021 - Declaration of result - Dr Peter Gangemi (Mayor)

23 December, 2021 - Declaration of result (Councillors) 

Central Ward - Clr Jessica Brazier, Clr Mark Hodges, Clr Tony Hay OAM

East Ward - Clr Jerome Cox, Clr Reena Jethi, Clr Ryan Tracey

North Ward - Clr Virginia Ellis, Clr Mitchell Blue, Clr Mila Kasby

West Ward - Clr Rosemarie Boneham, Clr Frank De Masi, Clr Barbara Burton

For more information visit the NSW Electoral Commission Website

The Hills Shire Mayor and Councillors