Councillors’ Expenses & Facilities Policy

Consultation has concluded.

Council is required to adopt a policy concerning the payment of expenses incurred or to be incurred by, and the provision of facilities to, the Mayor, the Deputy Mayor and the other Councillors in relation to discharging the functions of civic office. Expenses and facilities may only be paid and/or provided in accordance with the adopted policy.

Under Section 253 of the Local Government Act, the Councillors’ Expenses & Facilities Policy is required to be reviewed annually.

Council invites interested members of the public to view the document and to lodge submissions.

Council proposes a minor amendment to the existing policy which is the addition of the following clause:

Part 3 (i) (xix) Attendance at Council, or Council sponsored, events free of charge when such events are held at Council owned, or Council managed venues. This expense is subject to a limit of $300 per Councillor per annum.

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You can also view hard copies of the plan at:
  • Council's Administration Building, 30 Frances Street Randwick
  • Margaret Martin Library, Level 1, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre Randwick
  • Bowen Library, 669-673 Anzac Pde Maroubra
  • Malabar Community Library, 1203 Anzac Pde Matraville
Have your say

More information

  • If you would like further information on the Councillors’ Expenses & Facilities Policy, please call Council’s Senior Administrative Coordinator, Julie Hartshorn on 9399 0546.

The 2015-16 policy is on public exhibition from Tuesday 15 September 2015 to Tuesday 13 October 2015.

Submissions are required to be received prior to close of business on 13 October 2015.

Council is required to adopt a policy concerning the payment of expenses incurred or to be incurred by, and the provision of facilities to, the Mayor, the Deputy Mayor and the other Councillors in relation to discharging the functions of civic office. Expenses and facilities may only be paid and/or provided in accordance with the adopted policy.

Under Section 253 of the Local Government Act, the Councillors’ Expenses & Facilities Policy is required to be reviewed annually.

Council invites interested members of the public to view the document and to lodge submissions.

Council proposes a minor amendment to the existing policy which is the addition of the following clause:

Part 3 (i) (xix) Attendance at Council, or Council sponsored, events free of charge when such events are held at Council owned, or Council managed venues. This expense is subject to a limit of $300 per Councillor per annum.

Download

Viewing the document

You can also view hard copies of the plan at:
  • Council's Administration Building, 30 Frances Street Randwick
  • Margaret Martin Library, Level 1, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre Randwick
  • Bowen Library, 669-673 Anzac Pde Maroubra
  • Malabar Community Library, 1203 Anzac Pde Matraville
Have your say

More information

  • If you would like further information on the Councillors’ Expenses & Facilities Policy, please call Council’s Senior Administrative Coordinator, Julie Hartshorn on 9399 0546.

The 2015-16 policy is on public exhibition from Tuesday 15 September 2015 to Tuesday 13 October 2015.

Submissions are required to be received prior to close of business on 13 October 2015.