Plans & Reports

LGNSW is an Employer Association under the Federal Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 and the NSW Industrial Relations Act 1996.


The rules that govern LGNSW are registered with the Fair Work Commission. You can read these rules on the Fair Work Commission website or as a PDF or Word document below:

Annual Report

Under the Federal Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 and the NSW Industrial Relations Act 1996, LGNSW is required to provide financial statements, an operating report and an audit report.


2016/17 LGNSW Annual Report 2016/17 (PDF, 2.3MB)


2015/16 LGNSW Annual Report 2015/16 (PDF, 2.35MB)


2014/15 LGNSW Annual Report 2014/15 (PDF, 3MB)


2013/14 LGNSW

Strategic Plan

LGNSW’s Strategic Plan was approved by the Board on 3 October 2014 and can be read below. It will guide LGNSW in its mission of being ‘the sword and shield for Local Government in NSW’.

LGNSW Strategic Plan 2014-2018 (PDF, 38KB)

Value Audit of LGNSW

LGNSW commissioned an audit in November 2017 to quantify the value it delivers to members. The audit showed that LGNSW delivers significant value, in particular as an advocate, adviser and aggregator.

You can read a summary below of the findings and actions LGNSW is undertaking to respond.

Value Audit Summary (PDF, 201KB)