An updated version of Practice Note 15 – Water Safety has been released. The Practice Note is widely recognised as an industry standard upon which councils rely for guidance on water safety issues and developing a risk management-based approach.
The OLG is currently consulting with councils & other stakeholders on proposed changes to the Model Code of Conduct for Local Councils in NSW & the Procedures for the Administration of the Model Code of Conduct for Local Councils in NSW.
The Office of Local Government is responsible for local government across NSW. The Office's organisational purpose is "To strengthen the Local Government Sector" and its organisational outcome is "Successful councils engaging and supporting their communities"... continue reading