Dog and cat owners across the State are able to register their pets through Service NSW, as well as at their local council, Animal Welfare League, Cat Protection Society or online at the NSW Pet Registry.
Councils and other impounding authorities now have expanded powers to manage shared bicycles on public land that cause obstructions, pose safety risks or are left unused in one place for too long based on clear, risk-based time limits.
The NSW Government is encouraging local communities to celebrate the successes of female councillors and staff at local councils across the State by calling for nominations for the 2019 Minister’s Awards for Women in Local Government.
The Model Meeting Code comprises of mandatory and non-mandatory provisions. Councils must adopt a code of meeting practice that incorporates the mandatory provisions of the Model Meeting Code no later than 12 months after the next ordinary council elections.
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