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Child Care

The TI Childcare Centre provides various programs for children aged from 3 months to 12 years.

Animal Control

The Torres Shire Council enforces certain rules upon the ownership and care of animals and pets to ensure animal control is kept throughout the Torres Shire region.

Parks & Gardens

The Torres Shire Council is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of many beautiful parks and garden areas.

Waste Management

The Torres Shire Council provides a twice weekly garbage collection service for local businesses and residence.


 Sports Complex

The Torres Shire sports complex is a multi-purpose stadium which doubles as a basketball and volleyball court.

Water & Sewerage

The water supplied to most residents within the shire is from the Loggy Creek Dam on Horn Island.


The Torres Shire Council Library is open to the entire Torres Shire community and visitors.

Town Planning & Environment

The general public can access the framework and contributions behind the Torres Shire Council's development units by clicking here.

Works Depot

The Torres Shire Works Depot aims towards further building upon the Torres Shire Region's assets and attractions.