About the Shire

The Torres Shire Council stretches across a large number of Islands off the northern Queensland border. Discover what areas the council covers and the history of its establishment.


The Torres Shire Council often has upcoming employment opportunities for skilled and enthusiastic community members.

Elected Members

The Torres Shire Council Elected Arm consists of a full time mayor and four councillors. Find out who they are and what their positions involve.

Council Links

The Torres Shire Council has a number of external links available to the general public.



Council Meetings

For further information on Council meeting dates, council minutes and public notices, please look here.

Right to Information

The Right to Information is the Queensland Government's approach to giving the community greater access to information.


The Torres Shire council has a number of publications available to the general public.


For further information of the Torres Shire Council rates and distribution of funds please click here.