Council Meeting Guidelines

Ordinary Meetings are open and members of the public are welcome to attend and observe proceedings.

Public Question Time

In accordance with the Local Government (Meeting Procedures) Regulations 2015, a period of thirty minutes for “public question time” is set aside at Ordinary Council Meetings for members of the community to ask questions relating to Council activities. For information about how to submit a question and the procedure of public question time, see the Helpful Documents sidebar to the right on this page.

Questions on Notice Application Form


Deputations

Council provides the opportunity for members of the public to make a statement at Council meetings. For information about deputations, see the Helpful Documents sidebar to the right on this page.

Deputation Application Form


Council meeting procedures

Council meetings are undertaken in accordance with legislation. Information about meeting procedures and other relevant legislation can be found on the Local Government Association Tasmania website.

Local Government Association Tasmania