Lacey Latham, Director Environment & Development

Environment & Development Department


Council's aim is to conserve, protect and enhance the natural and built environment of the Walcha Local Government Area to improve the quality of life for our community and future generations.  Walcha Council has primary responsibility for ensuring that the sensitive local environment is retained and, where possible, enhanced through the application of appropriate building and development controls for the benefit of residents and visitors alike.

The Environmental Services Department has a staff of seven and is responsible for the following functions:

  • Public Health.
  • Strategic Planning.
  • Town Planning.
  • Animal Control.
  • Building Control.
  • Environmental Protection.
  • Council Buildings and Amenities Maintenance.

Contact Details

Lacey Latham
Director Environment & Development

 Walcha Council

Phone: 02 6774 2515
Fax: 02 6777 1181
E - council@walcha.nsw.gov.au