Mayor and Councillors

The Port Macquarie Hastings is represented by 9 Councillors, including the Mayor, who are elected for a 4-year term.

The local government elections were held on Saturday, 4 December 2021. The Mayor will retain her role until the new Council is sworn in, but the Councillors have now finished their term.

Learn about our current Council below:


Mayor Peta Pinson

Peta is the first woman elected to the role of Mayor for the region of Port Macquarie-Hastings.  Her election as a popular elected Mayor came after a by-election in August 2017. 

Ph: (02) 6581 8680