Review our draft Governance Rules and revised Election Period Policy

Submissions closed on 11 August 2020.

Community feedback is invited on Council’s new draft Governance Rules and revised Election Period Policy.

The rules and policy are requirements for all Victorian councils under the new Local Government Act 2020. 

The draft rules and policy outline the ways in which Council and delegated committees conduct meetings, elects the Mayor and Deputy Mayor, operates during the period prior to an election and how conflicts of interest are to be declared.

The new draft Governance Rules combine requirements from the existing Local Law 11 – Meeting Procedures and the existing Election Period Policy into a single set of rules. 

View the new rules and draft policy

Have your say 

Submissions closed on Tuesday 11 August 2020.