Policies & laws

Local Laws

Local Laws govern most of Council's roles and responsibilities including parking, swimming pools, advertising signage, animal control, outdoor dining, overgrown allotments, pests and weeds, and nuisances such as noise and dust.

General Policies

Council's General Policies are statements of the principles and/or values that Council will take into consideration during its decision making processes. Policies are in place to fulfil the community's needs and are continually being reviewed and updated. The policies approved by Council are listed below.