Council is empowered under the Local Government Act 1989 to introduce Local Laws which help maintain good governance, good order and public safety.

Local Law No 1 – Meeting Procedures 2014 provides a mechanism to facilitate the good governance of Council through its formal meeting procedures to ensure open, efficient and effective Council decisions are made in a manner which acknowledges the role of local government within the Australian system of Government.

General Local Law No 2 – Community Amenity and Municipal Places covers issues such as:

  • Public street and road usage
  • Alcohol consumption
  • Burning of offensive materials
  • Keeping of animals.

Local Law No 3 – Operation and Maintenance of Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems provides the mechanisms to allow for enforcement to ensure the maintenance of Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems.

Links

Local Law No 1 – Meeting Procedures 2014

General Local Law No 2 – Community Amenity and Municipal Places

Local Law No 3 – Operation and Maintenance of Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems

Policy 19 – Temporary Signs, Tables & Chairs & Goods for Sale on Road Reservations

Local Laws Permit Application