News and Featured Programs

June 2014 Bulletin

Monday 16 June 2014

Download: June 2014 Community Information Bulletin (PDF) (951.66 KB)

Runway Resurface & Drainage Design Project

Wednesday 11 June 2014

The project has recently commenced, with the engineering and environmental consultants GHD visiting the Island.

Review of the Lord Howe Island Regulation 2004

Monday 5 May 2014

Detailed information can be found on the Office of Local Government website.

In summary:

What is the Lord Howe Island Regulation?

March 2014 Bulletin

Tuesday 1 April 2014

Download: March 2014 Bulletin (PDF - 3.94 MB)

EOI Connection of Private Solar PV Systems

Friday 28 February 2014

Download: EOI Stage 2 Private PV Systems Document (PDF) (333.16 KB)

2014 Rat Baiting Schedule

Monday 13 January 2014

Proposed Amendment to Lord Howe Island LEP

Thursday 21 November 2013

The proposal is to rezone the Lord Howe Island Board Palm Nursery site from Zone 5 Special Uses to Zone 2 Settlement. The Board Palm Nursery site is on Part Portion 30 and 279 off Middle Beach Road, Lord Howe Island.

Rezoning the land to Zone 2 Settlement will enable the site to be used for private purposes.

African Big-headed Ant Eradication Program

Thursday 7 November 2013

Over the last few weeks, Board staff have been monitoring areas that were treated between October 2012 and May 2013. Results are showing success throughout most of the treated areas, allowing native ant species and other invertebrates to bounce back.

Weed Team Helping to Defend Paradise from Weeds

Monday 24 June 2013

Up to 362 hectares have been searched and controlled of target weeds. This is a great result as we are on line to hit our goal of 440 hectares by June 30 this year.