Site Information

The Young Shire Council website was developed using the latest technologies available today and provides comprehensive information.

Using this Site

In order to provide the best possible experience on the Young Shire Council website we recommend you use the following information for future reference to help assist and aid you with some common issues that may be experienced whilst browsing.


All material published electronically on the Young Shire Council websites is subject to copyright, but may be reproduced with formal permission for personal, in-house or non-commercial use.

To obtain permission to use this material for any purposes please contact:
The General Manager, Young Shire Council
Locked Bag 5
YOUNG NSW 2594 Australia

Or contact via e-mail:


All material published electronically on the Young Shire Council webpages is for information only. The Young Shire Council does not guarantee that the information is complete or correct. To obtain authorised versions of the material please contact the Young Shire Council for official hard copy versions.

References to other web sites are provided as an information source only and do not constitute an endorsement. Young Shire Council reserved the right to vary such references as it see fit. Editing and publishing of the webpages will take place without prior notice and may result in the variation of information presented within the web pages.

Every care has been taken to provide links to suitable material. The immenseness of the Internet prevents the Young Shire Council guaranteeing links for its suitability, completeness or accuracy. As a consequence, the Young Shire Council can accept no responsibility for unsuitability or incorrect material that may be encountered.

The Young Shire Council does not accept any responsibility for loss or damage suffered by any person, body or corporation relying directly or indirectly on any information contained within this or any of the reference web sites.

Recommended Browsers

The Young Shire Council website is best viewed on Microsoft Windows computers using any of the following browsers: Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 and above, Mozilla Firefox Version 3.0 (or higher)

We strongly recommend using one of the listed browsers when using the Young Shire Council website. Other browsers may work, but we cannot guarantee our services with them.

Screen Resolution

For the best results when viewing the Young Shire Council website, we suggest a minimum screen resolution of 1280 X 1024 pixels. For instructions on how to change your display settings, refer to help within your browser.


JavaScript is a web programming language used to control website content. The Young Shire Council website uses JavaScript extensively on each page of the site. For the correct operation of all online Young Shire Council page services, your browser must support JavaScript and it must be enabled. For more information on how to enable JavaScript, refer to help within your browser.


The Young Shire Council website does not use Cookies.

Browser Security Settings

Young Shire Council takes all reasonable steps to maintain a strict security standard and procedures to prevent unauthorised access to information about you. We recommend your browser have medium security settings.

Printing Pages

For best results when printing pages on the Young Shire Council website, we suggest your print settings be set to "portrait". Not all pages are suitable for printing but mostly where applicable, a "print version" is available that is perfectly suited for portrait printing.

Web Accessibility

In response to our client needs, we will make all reasonable efforts to ensure that our website is accessible 24 Hours a day. All our site information is backed up daily by our website.

We are continually working on procedures and policies that will help insulate our website from unforeseen difficulties or problems. These problems may occur due to unauthorised use of service, denial of service, hacking with intent to modify, delete or sabotage content.

The Young Shire Council Privacy Policy informs our customers of the information practices employed byYoung Shire Council This Privacy Policy discloses what personal information is collected, how it will be used, with whom the information will be shared, the choices available to consumers on collection, safeguards on protection of data and how it can be updated or corrected. For more information, you can view our Privacy Policy online.

For further information about our policies, you can view online our Privacy Policy

Web Developer

The Young Shire Council website was designed and developed by an Australian web development company called Big Blue Digital.

The website employs the latest web development technologies (including an administration backend) that follows a strict protocol of procedures and policies to ensure our clients remain satisfied.

More information about Big Blue Digital can be found here.

Site Specifications

The Young Shire Council website was developed using the latest web technologies available at the time of development. These technologies include: Microsoft Technology, HTML5/CSS and JavaScript

The servers that host the Young Shire Council website are located within a world-class data centre built with redundant systems, diverse fibre entrances and isolated power distribution to give our customers the utmost in security and reliability. The data centre utilizes connections to multiple backbones to ensure that data reaches the end-user in the fastest, most efficient manner possible.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions in relation to privacy and/or our information handling practices, please feel free to contact us