Welcome to the Tiwi Islands Regional Council
The Tiwi Islands Shire Council was created under legislation by the Northern Territory Government in July 2008 and now administers the two Tiwi islands, Bathurst and Melville, and the communities of Wurrumiyanga, Wurankuwu, Milikapiti (Snake Bay) and Pirlangimpi (Garden Point), as well as a number of smaller outstations on both islands.
The Tiwi Islands Regional Council was enabled under legislation passed by the Northern Territory Government in January 2014.
Call for nominations for vacancies in Local Authorities
Draft Council Budget 2014-15, Strategic Plan, Rates Declaration
and List of Fees and Charges 2014-15 available for comment
News on Regional Councils
Under recent State Government legislation, Council Local Boards have been reconstituted as Local Authorities under the auspice of the Tiwi Islands Regional Council.
"Ngawa kukunari ngini nuwa awungarra kapi nginingawula murrakupuni. Awi.Tiwi Greeting
We are happy that you are here in our country, in our land. Talking to everybody "