Toowoomba Regional Council is the local government authority for the Toowoomba Region, which is located in south-east Queensland, about 125 kilometres west of the Brisbane CBD. The council remains undivided and its elected body consists of 10 councillors and a mayor. Toowoomba Regional Councillors are not officially endorsed by political parties. They are required to declare memberships of political parties, bodies, associations and trade or professional organisations.
The council provides a range of services to the community, including waste management, water supply, roads and transport, parks and recreation, and community safety. The council also has a number of major projects underway, including the Cressbrook & Cooby Dams Safety Improvement Upgrades project, road upgrades across the region, and the flood recovery program.