Section 355 Management Committees

Overview

Under Section 355 of the Local Government Act, Wingecarribee Shire Council has delegated authority for volunteer committees to manage a number of its halls and sporting fields.

Council has an ongoing commitment to ensuring that community facilities and resources are available to meet the broad needs of the local community. Council has undertaken to involve the community in the planning, development and management of these facilities and to also encourage individuals, each with their own level of skills and experience, to participate in activities and promote the inclusion of the community.

Committee Meetings & Annual General Meetings

Members of the Public are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of Council’s 355 Management Committees. 

Nominations for the election of Executive Officers will be called from the members of the Management Committee at this year’s Annual General Meetings in line with the Committee’s Constitution and Council’s Procedural Notes.

Further information on the Annual General Meetings of particular Management Committees may be obtained by contacting Council’s Assets Branch on Tel. (02) 4868 0704.

Volunteer

To apply to become a volunteer complete and return the following application form:

Community Advisory and Section 355 Committee Review

Council endorsed the Community Advisory and Section 355 Committee Review at its meeting on 8 December 2021. 

Council resolved the following at its meeting on 8 December:

That

  1. The recommendations contained in the Community Advisory and Section 355 Committee Review be endorsed for community consultation.
  2. The Community Advisory and Section 355 Committee Review be placed on Public Exhibition from 10 December to 28 February 2022.
  3. Staff further engage with stakeholders and seek feedback on the recommendations of the Review.
  4. A further report be prepared at the conclusion of the exhibition period, considering the feedback received and proposing a forward plan for implementation.

Have your say on the Community Advisory and Section 355 Committee Review by 4.30pm Monday 28 February 2022 by visiting Your Say Wingecarribee.

To view the report please view the below report:

WSC Committee Review Final Report(PDF, 638KB)