Waste Strategy South

Waste Strategy South (WSS) is a committee of the Southern Tasmanian Councils Authority.

The committee was established to facilitate strategic planning for waste management in southern Tasmania and to implement activities outlined in the Southern Waste Management Strategy and the Regional Action Plan.

Waste Strategy South coordinates municipal and non-municipal waste minimisation programs, infrastructure developments, waste stream performance monitoring, education and marketing programs – including participation in statewide initiatives – among other functions.

Member Councils


  • Mayor Roseanne Heyward  Chair  Tasman Council
  • Ald Helen Burnet and David Holman    Hobart City Council
  • Ald Sharyn Von Bertouch and John Judge/Ross Graham    Clarence City Council
  • Clr Leigh Gray and Heath McPherson     Brighton Council
  • Clr James Graham and David Bradford   Derwent Valley Council
  • Commissioner Sue Smith and Shafiq Mohamed   Glenorchy City Council
  • Mayor Kerry Vincent and Russell Fox  Sorell Council
  • Mayor Steve Wass and Stuart Baldwin/David Reeve    Kingborough Council
  • Commissioner Adriana Taylor and Martin Conlan    Huon Valley Council
  • Clr Bob Campbell and Graham Green   Southern Midlands Council
  • David Metcalf   Glamorgan Spring Bay Council
  • Clr Lana Benson and Graham Rogers   Central Highlands Council