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From roads, rates and rubbish to libraries, business support and pets, Council delivers a range of services across our community that support our community to thrive.

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Take a short cut to these popular pages or explore Council's broad range of services below.

Council Services on Fire Danger Days

On days where a severe, extreme or catastrophic fire risk has been declared, some Council services may be affected.


Adelaide Hills Council Libraries are much-valued places and spaces where people can read, connect, learn, play and engage.


Adelaide Hills Council offers a range of services and supports for older residents that support them to remain at home and within the community that they know for as long as possible.

Youth Leadership Program

Council's Youth Leadership Program offers young people a unique opportunity to build transferable professional skills, increase confidence and participate in memorable events and activities.

Justice of the Peace

The Adelaide Hills Council Justice of the Peace (JP) service is operated by voluntarily by appointed Justices of the Peace.

Business Services

Businesses of all shapes and sizes in the Adelaide Hills offering everything from fresh produce and food, to manufacturing and business advisory. Find out how to seek support for your business, connect with others and meet legislative requirements.

Waste and Recycling

Building a circular economy and reducing waste to landfill are priorities for Council as we aim to create a more sustainable community. We offer a various initiatives to educate about waste alternatives and support residents to divert waste from landfill.

Pets and Animals

To ensure that animals kept as pets in the Adelaide Hills are managed in a healthy, safe and considered way, we have prepared guidelines for animal management which any pet owner should be familiar with.

Public Health

Council is responsible for a range of public health and safety issues and initiatives, and work closely with local businesses, government and stakeholders to manage and mitigate public health risks.

Community Transport Assistance

Community transport options are important to ensure that those without or unable to access other forms of transport can remain independent and socially connected.

Support for Community Events

The Adelaide Hills is the perfect setting for a range of community events and the Council is committed to help supporting the delivery of events that bring social and economic benefit to the region.


Adelaide Hills Council maintains 16 historic cemeteries within the Council area, 13 of which are active. Council can assist with a range of services in relation to its cemeteries including interments rights, burials and plaques.

Service Standards and Complaints

Consistent and excellent service is underpinned by values of available, helpful, empathetic, responsive and reliable. Keeping our community informed and being responsive to enquiries and requests is a priority so we commit to standard service timeframes.

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