​​​​​​​​​​Closed consultation

​Below you can find the outcomes of recently closed consultation with our community.

Alcohol Ban Bylaw 

The feedback period for the draft Alcohol Ban Bylaw ​​closed on 15 October 2018. A Council heard and considered submissions and the policies were then adopted on 4 December 2018. To view the bylaw please check ​Bylaw​ page

Dangerous and Insanitary Buildings Policy​​

The feedback period for the draft Dangerous and Insanitary Building policy closed on 15 October 2018. A Council heard and considered submissions and the policies were then adopted on 4 December 2018. To view the policies please check ​Policy page

Class 4 Gambling Venues & TAB Venues Policies​

The feedback period for the draft Class 4 Gambling Venues and TAB Venues policies closed on 5 September 2018. A Council heard and considered submissions and the policies were then adopted on 4 December 2018. To view the policies please check ​Policy page

General Bylaw review

The feedback period for the draft General Bylaw 2017 closed on 3 August 2017. After considering 30 submissions Council formally adopted the General Bylaw on 26 June 2018. The new bylaw became operative on 1 July 2018. To find out more, please go to Bylaw page

Waste Management & Minimisation Plan 2018-24

Submissions on the draft Waste Management & Minimisation Plan 2018-24 closed on 30 April 2018. Council heard and considered submissions and the plan was then adopted on 26 June 2018. To view the plan please check Waste Management & Minimisation Plan 2018-24 (PDF, 5.65MB). 

Long Term Plan 2018-28

The feedback period for the draft Long Term Plan 2018-28 has now closed. Council formally adopted the Long Term Plan 2018-28 on 26 June 2018 and it became operative on 1 July 2018. To find out more, please go to Long Term Plan 2018-28 page.

Easter Sunday Shop Trading

The consultation period for Easter Sunday Shop Trading closed on 18 October 2017. After considering over 150 submissions, Council voted on 15 November 2017 to keep the status quo. This means that the draft Easter Sunday Trading policy has not been adopted and there is no change to the current Easter trading arrangements.

Better roads ... do we invest more?

Consultation closed on 7 July 2017. Since receiving the feedback we have reviewed the business case investment plan which is submitted to the Regional Transportation Committee in August 2017.

Annual Plan 2017/18

The feedback period for Annual Plan 2017/18 has now closed.  After considering 80 submissions Council formally adopted the 2017/18 Annual Plan on Wednesday 21 June.  To find out more, please go to Annual Plan page.

Setting Fees under the Food Act 2014

Consultation closed on 1 February 2017. Council heard and considered submissions and the new fees was then adopted on 29 March 2017. To view the fees please go to fees and charges page

Responsible Freedom Camping Bylaw 2016

Submissions on the Freedom Camping Bylaw 2016  closed on 25 July 2016. Council heard and considered submissions and the policy was then adopted on Wednesday 14 September 2016. To view the bylaw please go to Bylaws page

Annual Plan 2016/17

Submissions on the draft Annual Plan 2016/17 closed on 22 April 2016. Council heard and considered submissions on Monday 11 May and Wednesday 13 May. The 2016/17 Annual Plan was formally adopted on Wednesday 22 June. To find out more, please go to Annual Plan page.

Urban Fire Prevention Bylaw

It's important that our Urban Fire Prevention Bylaw is appropriate and can be applied in a practical and helpful way.  This was your opportunity to tell us how we can ensure this bylaw is applicable in today's environment. Council heard and considered submissions and the Bylaw was then adopted on Wednesday 9 December 2015. To view the bylaw please go to Bylaws page

Class 4 Gambling Venues Policy and TAB Venues Policy

Class 4 gambling venues operate gambling machines often referred to as pokies. As a result of feedback from you, we agreed to include provisions for club mergers and relocation of venues in the existing policy. Council heard and considered submissions and the policy was adopted on 28 October 2015. To find out more, please go to policies page.

Long Term Plan 2015-25

Submissions on the draft 2015-2025 Long Term Plan closed on 15 April 2015. Council heard and considered submissions on Monday 11 May and Wednesday 13 May. The final 2015-25 Long Term Plan was adopted by Council on 24 June 2015. To find out more, please go to Long Term Plans.

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