On Saturday the 24 July 2021, the Minister for Local Government has made an Order postponing the Local Government elections until 4 December 2021. A copy of the published Order can be found below;
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Council is seeking feedback on key policies
You’re invited to make a submission on the following Council policies by 29 August 2021.
Councillor and Staff Interaction Policy
The draft Councillor and Staff Interaction Policy aims to establish a framework by which councillors can access the information they need to perform their civic functions and promote positive and respectful interactions between councillors and staff.
Social Media Policy
The draft Social Media Policy has been developed ensure there are clear standards of conduct for all council officials who use social media in their official capacity.
The draft Media Policy aims to clearly identify Council’s authorised spokespersons, promote positive media relationships and support a coordinated, professional and consistent approach to media liaison.
Reports outlining the submissions received and any required policy amendments will be tabled for adoption by the new Council.
All associated documents can be viewed online at www.yoursaywingecarribee.com.au/governance or in printed format at the Civic Centre and Council libraries.
To make a submission complete an online form, email firstname.lastname@example.org or write to Wingecarribee Shire Council, PO Box 141, Moss Vale 2577.
All submissions must be received by midnight Sunday 29 August 2021.
All three policies have been placed on public exhibition from 16 July to 29 August 2021 to allow plenty of time for submissions to be received prior to the local government election scheduled for 4 September 2021.
Address: Civic Centre,
68 Elizabeth Street,
Moss Vale, NSW 2577
Postal Address: PO Box 141
Moss Vale, NSW, 2577
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Phone: 02 4868 0888
Fax: 02 4869 1203
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We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of this land and we pay our respects to Elders both past and present. We would also like to acknowledge our young leaders who are the Elders of today, tomorrow and our future.