The NSW Government has released the final reports on three Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) reviews into local government rating and compliance matters for feedback prior to developing final responses.
The Candidate and Councillor Diversity Report 2017 found that there is greater diversity with increased participation and representation rates across most demographics measured, although all are below the respective State population equivalents.
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.
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