Welcome to Parkes Shire Council

Parkes is a progressive regional centre, home to modern infrastructure and facilities and connected to the major centres via the Parkes Regional Airport. Parkes is home to many sporting and interest groups and for many provides the ideal balance between work, play and family. 

Parkes Shire Council as the Local Government Organisation for the Shire strives to deliver progress and value to our community and offers varied career opportunities that allow our employees to work for our local community while building their careers. 


24 August 2016
Construction of the new Parkes Water Treatment Plant (WTP) has recently reached a major... Read more
24 August 2016
The future of the Parkes Shire looks positive as Council reports an increase in the... Read more
23 August 2016
Parkes Shire Council has posted an increase in the number of development approvals... Read more

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