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Order establishing new Melbourne council gazetted

A formal order establishing the new Sunbury City Council from 1 July 2015 has been…

Employee relations experts appointed to LGA Panel

Employee relations experts appointed to LGA Panel

A number of South Australia's most highly regarded legal, human resources and recruitment firms have…

New era for local government in Tasmania

New era for local government in Tasmania

Fourteen new mayors and a host of new councillors being elected to local government presents…

State should meet reform funding shortfall in WA

State should meet reform funding shortfall in WA

The Western Australian Government should be held responsible if the community ends up wearing the…

G21 Region Profile

G21 Region Profile

Councils in south west Victoria making up the G21 Region have released what they describe…

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  • 4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference
  • 2nd Energy and Water Efficient Public Sector Buildings and Facilities Forum
  • Business Intelligence and Analytics Conference
  • Social Media Risk and Reputation Management Forum
  • 2014 Climate Change Adaptation for Local Government & Public Sector Conference
  • 2nd Annual Digital Government Conference
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4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference

This practical conference will cover all the key issues relating to the maintenance and management of Local Government and Public Sector Buildings. Sustainable practices are becoming increasingly commonplace and so water and energy efficiency will feature strongly at this years conference.…

4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference

4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference

This practical conference will cover all the key issues relating to the maintenance and management of Local Government and Public Sector Buildings. Sustainable practices are becoming increasingly commonplace and so water and energy efficiency will feature strongly at this years conference.…

4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference

4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference

This practical conference will cover all the key issues relating to the maintenance and management of Local Government and Public Sector Buildings. Sustainable practices are becoming increasingly commonplace and so water and energy efficiency will feature strongly at this years conference.…

4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference

4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference

This practical conference will cover all the key issues relating to the maintenance and management of Local Government and Public Sector Buildings. Sustainable practices are becoming increasingly commonplace and so water and energy efficiency will feature strongly at this years conference.…

4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference

4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference

This practical conference will cover all the key issues relating to the maintenance and management of Local Government and Public Sector Buildings. Sustainable practices are becoming increasingly commonplace and so water and energy efficiency will feature strongly at this years conference.…

4th Local Government & Public Sector Building Maintenance & Management Conference

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City of Adelaide cuts carbon emissions by 19%

City of Adelaide cuts carbon emissions by 19%

South Australia’s leadership in renewable energy and efficient green buildings have combined to reduce carbon emissions from the City of Adelaide’s community by 224,000 tonnes or19 per cent since 2007.…

New opportunity to procure shared services

New opportunity to procure shared services

Victoria's councils have a new opportunity to work together to achieve the best value for their ratepayers' dollars, by sharing skills, knowledge and best practice, according to Minister for Local Government, Tim Bull.…

ALGA concerns over draft report into Natural Disaster Funding Arrangements

ALGA concerns over draft report into Natural Disaster Funding Arrangements

The Australian Local Government Association has raised concerns about a number of recommendations contained in the Productivity Commission’s draft report dealing with Natural Disaster Funding Arrangements.…

More News

Efficiency provides great return for SA councils

Efficiency provides great return for SA councils

South Australian councils will receive nearly $5 million in special performance bonuses this year from the Local Government Association workers' compensation, public liability and asset insurance arrangements.…

Community infrastructure an election priority – LGAQ

Community infrastructure an election priority – LGAQ

Councils in Queensland have called for better funding for public infrastructure and empowerment of councils to make decisions in the best interests of their communities to form a big part of the campaign agenda for the upcoming state election. The Queensland election must be held before 20 June 2015 The…

Financing water management plans for regional Victoria

Victorian councils and water corporations are eligible to apply for funding of up to $250,000 from the Living Regions initiative to help develop whole-of-water-cycle management plans for communities in regional Victoria.…

Mandatory training for SA councillors

Mandatory training for SA councillors

Councillors in South Australia will be required to undergo mandatory training after November’s local government elections following the passage of legislation through the State’s Parliament.…

New council productivity campaign launched

New council productivity campaign launched

A new productivity and performance project will encourage Queensland councils to provide value for money and better connect with their communities by using a range of data to benchmark their performance against other councils.…

‘Advance’ in planning transparency in Victoria

‘Advance’ in planning transparency in Victoria

The Victorian Government will release departmental officer reports to the Planning Minister on all central city planning approvals where the Minister is the responsible authority.…

Winning LEDs light up Sydney

Winning LEDs light up Sydney

The City of Sydney’s LED light program has been recognised for leadership and innovation at this year’s Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia, NSW, annual awards.…

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