The Code of Conduct for Council Members commenced on 1 September 2013.
Council members must comply with the provisions of this code in carrying out their functions as public officials.
The code has been made by the Local Government (General) Variation Regulation 2013 and gazetted in the Government Gazette on 22 August 2013.
For the purposes of 3.10 of the code of conduct, the threshold amount governing when a gift or benefit must be registered has been gazette at $100.00.
The new code applied to all Council members automatically from 1 September 2013 and did not need to be adopted by the Council.
The Elected Member Gift and Benefit Register will be made available on this webpage and updated on a quarterly basis, e.g. March, June, September and December.
For further information, please contact Jaimie Thwaites, Unit Manager Council Support on 8375 6641.
The Elected Member Expense Register will be made available on this webpage and updated on a quarterly basis, e.g. March, June, September and December.
Under section 70(a1) of the Local Government Act 1999, the Council must publish on the website, in accordance with the regulations, the following details about a Council member as recorded in the Elected Members Register of Interests:
The table below contains the required information as an exerpt from the Elected Members Register of Interests, and was current as at 19 April 2018: