Limestone Coast Local Government Association

The Limestone Coast Local Government Association (LCLGA) is a regional subsidiary body established by the seven Constituent Councils in the Limestone Coast region of South Australia; City of Mount Gambier, District Council of Grant, Kingston District Council, Naracoorte Lucindale Council, District Council of Robe, Tatiara District Council & Wattle Range Council.

What's on

Coonawarra Vignerons Cup

01/11/16
Summer is the time for South Australia’s ‘best country race meeting’.

Media Releases

Geared2Drive goes up a cog

01/11/16
Geared2 Drive the popular driver training program conducted by the District Council of Grant for 16-25 year olds

Mission

The Mission of the Limestone Coast Local Government Association is:
‘To Lead the Local Government in the Region and to advocate the Limestone Coast communities through effective advocacy, facilitation and innovation’

As a regional organisation with elected membership, the Association is a highly accountable body with a broad base of representation at the local level. Accordingly, it is the peak body representing Local Government in the region, as well as being able to lead and advocate on behalf of the region across a full range of issues.

The LC LGA has a broad range of roles to deliver as defined below:
  • Regional Leadership
    • Initiate action and lead regional activity
    • Set the agenda and direction
  • Advocacy
    • Represent the region, and pursue outcomes on behalf of the Constituent Councils and the region
  • Council Coordination
    • Coordinate the activities of Constituent Councils
    • Act as the central organisation for shared Local Government responsibilities
    • Provide a single point of contact to the region’s Local Government
  • Partnership
    • Join with other stakeholders to deliver a service or project
  • Delivery
    • Initiate, develop proposals and implement projects with a dedicated budget, staff member or resources
The Limestone Coast Local Government Association has identified five key themes each addressing key issues and areas of activity within the Limestone Coast that will guide the work of the LCLGA:
  1. Infrastructure
    Regional leadership and advocacy to ensure that regional infrastructure is fit for purpose and has the capacity to meet the region’s current and future needs.
  2. Sustainable Economy
    Regional leadership and advocacy to promote a thriving and sustainable economy capitalising on our diverse resources, sustaining growth, prosperity and employment throughout the region.
  3. Environmental Sustainability
    Advocacy and partnerships to responsibly manage our natural environment and resources, ensuring sustainability and diversity.
  4. Community and Social Well-being
    Advocacy and partnerships to enhance the quality of life, health and opportunities for our regional communities.
  5. LCLGA governance, leadership and financial sustainability
    Regional leadership and effective Constituent Council coordination to ensure that LCLGA continues as an efficient and well governed regional organisation.