City of Port Lincoln


The City of Port Lincoln has volunteers that span across 5 different program areas, attracting over 100 volunteers to assist the City of Port Lincoln with its community programs and services. The City of Port Lincoln values the significant contribution made by community members who volunteer their time to support these services.

Latest News for Volunteers

Newsletter - Winter 2016

Become a Volunteer

Becoming a volunteer is an excellent way of helping others in the community or helping to develop and maintain community facilities.  Volunteering provides an opportunity to socialise and use your skills and experience for the benefit of your community!  Volunteering also offers great prospects to experience new environments, learn new skills and use your time productively for the benefit of others in the community.

Volunteer Programs

Additional Information

The Office for Volunteers’ & Volunteering SA-NT websites contain helpful information on volunteering, special programs, grants information and further links to excellent sites that may be helpful.

The Process

It’s easy to become a volunteer with the City of Port Lincoln. The following steps are a guide to getting started:

  • Read the Volunteer Management Policy and Frequently Asked Questions;
  • Consider the volunteer programs;
  • Consider your availability, interest and ability to undertake the role;
  • Apply for a volunteer position - 12-70-T27 Volunteer Registration Form;

    Post your application to:

    Volunteer Officer
    City of Port Lincoln
    PO Box 1787

    or deliver to the Council office at Level 1, Civic Centre, 60 Tasman Terrace, Port Lincoln;
  • Your application will be considered and you will be contacted for a short chat over the phone or invited for a meeting to discuss your interest in the volunteer role;

  • A reference check will be conducted;

  • Once approved as a volunteer you will go through an induction process that includes learning more about Work Health and Safety Guidelines, completing a Police Clearance application form, signing the Code of Conduct and other general information;

  • Following this you will be introduced to the supervisor of the chosen volunteer program for an on-site induction of the relevant area.

Any questions or queries, please contact the Volunteer Officer on 08 8621 2307 or email


City of Port Lincoln
City of Port Lincoln ABN: 80 776 127 243
PO Box 1787, PORT LINCOLN SA 5606
Level One, Civic Centre, 60 Tasman Terrace, Port Lincoln
Telephone: 08 8621 2300 | Fax: 08 8621 2399 | Email:
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