Port Pirie Regional Council

Port Pirie Regional Council is a progressive organisation that strives for excellence, leads with integrity and delivers positive outcomes for the community.

Port Pirie Regional Council provides a broad range of services and facilities to the community such as: public spaces; maintenance to roads, footpaths and parks & gardens; recreational activities/spaces; events; development and regulatory services; waste disposal.

Port Pirie Regional Council values the contribution of all our employees and our aim is to attract the very best people. When you join our team you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, access to comprehensive training and study assistance, health and wellbeing programs, along with enjoying a flexible workplace that is supportive, friendly and welcoming.


“Regional Leader - Economic Hub - Quality Lifestyle"

By 2030 the Port Pirie Region is the premier regional centre in South Australia where residents and visitors want to be.


To be a progressive organisation that strives for excellence, leads with integrity and delivers positive outcomes for the community.


Port Pirie Regional Council is committed to being a value driven organisation. Through our actions and decisions, we will demonstrate:

Service Delivery Excellence - Council will ensure that its services meet quality, cost and efficiency standards; are responsive to the needs of the community, accessible to all members of the community for whom they are intended and represent value for money.

Accountability - Council acts on behalf of its communities and accepts accountability for its decisions and actions.

Honesty, Integrity and Transparency - Council through its actions and open and honest communication will strive to be valued and trusted by the community.

Ethical Behaviour and Good Governance - Council values ethical conduct and employs principles of good governance.

Inclusivity - We act on behalf of all residents and ratepayers. We value the community and will treat all people with dignity, respect and equity.

Team Work and Professionalism - We value a cohesive team approach where the elected Council and the administration work together to lead the region forward with appropriate skills, knowledge and experience.


Located on Spencer Gulf South Australia, Port Pirie is only 220 kilometers north of Adelaide, in close proximity to the Southern Flinders Ranges. Easily accessible by both land and sea, the city was founded in 1853 and has a growing population of approximately 17,000.

Port Pirie is the largest city in the State’s Mid North Region and plays an important role as a regional service centre, with many of the surrounding smaller towns relying on Port Pirie for education, healthcare, retail and employment.

The lifestyle advantages offered by Port Pirie and its surrounding towns include a broad range of services and facilities, good proximity to Adelaide, and affordable housing.


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