Public Forums

Public Access SessionTime
Monday, 15 May 20175:30 pm

Council established a Public Access Session to allow community members to address Councillors on any matter within Council’s responsibility. The purpose of the Session is to provide an additional forum for community members to have access to Councillors to speak on matters outside the agenda of the meeting before them.

The Public Access Session will be held one week prior to the scheduled Ordinary Council meeting in accordance with the adopted Guideline.

2017 Schedule of Public Access Session meetings

Members of the public wishing to address Councillors at the Public Access Session must complete the appropriate Public Access Session Form and return it to Council by 10.00am on the day of the meeting.

Public Forum - Development Assessment and Policy

TimeAgenda Items

Monday, 15 May 2017

6:00 pm 

Council established a Public Forum - Development Assessment and Policy to provide an additional form of communication and consultation, and to facilitate an opportunity for the community to engage with Councillor about matters which may be considered with a development application scheduled for the next available Ordinary Council meeting or a Council policy or plan on public exhibition at the time of the Forum.  

The Forum will be held one week prior to the scheduled Ordinary Council meeting in accordance with the adopted Terms of Reference.

2017 Schedule of Public Forum - Development Assessment and Policy meetings

A brief agenda including Development Application Section 79C Reports and Attachments and Policies on exhibition will be available on Council’s website three days prior to the meeting.

Members of the public wishing to address Councillors at the Development Assessment and Policy Forum must complete the appropriate Public Address Form and return it to Council by  10.00 am on the day of the meeting.

Where there are no development applications on the agenda for that month’s Ordinary Council meeting AND no Council policies or plans on public exhibition as at the date of the meeting, no Public Forum - Development Assessment and Policy will be held.