New Residents



We are very excited that you have come to call Moyne Shire home! Our shire is an exceptional place to live, raise a family and work so we want to welcome you and introduce you to the many different aspects of the area.

Moyne Shire Council provides the community with a range of services from birth all the way through to assisting our ageing residents.

Customer Service

Moyne Shire Council has customer service centres located in Port Fairy, and Mortlake. If you need any help with a new service or enquiry please contact us.

Connect With Us

Moyne Shire Council is active on social media and we encourage all residents to connect with us for instant updates on Council news and emergency information.

Information about Council services


Information and forms to help you register your pet can be found here


Information about kerbside collections and waste facillities (tips) can be found here

Childcare and Kinder

There is a range of services within Moyne for families with children aged from birth to 8 years of age, information can be found here


Schools in Moyne Shire and neighbouring areas can be found at the Department of Education Website


General information about Local Government Rates & Valuation can be found here


Information and contact details of the seven Moyne Shire councillors can be found here

Planning and building

Information about building and planning including forms can be found here

Other useful information

Re-directing mail

Organise Personal Mail Redirection With AusPost


Use the VEC’s online application to guide you through enrolling or updating your details.

Newspapers and local radio

Warrnambool Standard
Mortlake Dispatch
Hamilton Spectator
Cobden Timboon Coast Times

Radio 3YBFM

Radio CoastFM

ABC South West Vic


Moyne Shire is served by the Corangamite Moyne Library Service.

The Corangamite Moyne Library Service provides a public library service to two municipalities: the Shires of  Corangamite, and Moyne.  

There are three libraries in Moyne at Koroit, Mortlake, and Port Fairy.

For more information including opening hours please visit the Corangamite Moyne Library Service website