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Riverina And Murray Joint Organisation

Establishment

The Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation (RAMJO) has been proclaimed by the NSW State Government as a Body Corporate under the provisions of the Local Government Act 1993 and consists of the following eleven member councils. The RAMJO region covers an area of 72,724 square kilometres and has a 2018 population of 148,500:-

Albury City Council
Berrigan Shire Council
Carrathool Shire Council
Edward River Council
Federation Council
Griffith City Council

Hay Shire Council
Leeton Shire Council
Murray River Council
Murrumbidgee Shire Council
Narrandera Shire Council

The Principal Functions of the Joint Organisation are:-

  1. to establish strategic regional priorities for the joint organisation area and to establish strategies and plans for delivering these priorities;
  2. to provide regional leadership for the joint organisation area and to be an advocate for the strategic regional priorities; and
  3. to identify and take up opportunities for inter-governmental cooperation on matters relating to  the joint organisation area.

The Joint Organisation may perform other functions, supplementary or ancillary to its Principal Functions, if the objective of undertaking those functions is to provide support for the operations of the Member Councils aimed at strengthening local government in the joint organisation area, for example delivery of a service to member councils, delivery of a service to the community, sharing of a resource or resources, or enhancing the capacity of members.

RAMJO has transitioned all of the functions previously undertaken by the former Riverina and Murray Regional Organisation of Councils (RAMROC), which ceased operations on 30th June 2018

Meeting Agendas

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Meeting Minutes

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Media Releases

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Member Councils

Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Albury City Council
Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Federation Council
Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Murray River Council
Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Berrigan Shire
Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Griffith City Council
Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Murrumbidgee Council
Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Narrandera Shire Council
Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Carrathool Shire Council
Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Hay City Council
Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Edward River Council
Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation - Leeton Shire Council