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The following Policies are adopted by Council and are a statement of principles, developed within the framework of the Council’s role, objectives and long term goals – as identified in its Community and Strategic Plans.

Policies reviewed and adopted by Council 2021/2022

Access to Information Policy

Annual Leave Policy

Appointment of General Manager

Asbestos Policy

Asset Disposal Policy

Asset Management Policy

Business Ethics Policy

Child Protection Policy

Cemetery Management Policy – August 2021

Code of Conduct Policy

  • Please click OLG Model Code of Conduct –  to view the Office of Local Government Model Code of Conduct that Balranald Shire Council formally adopted as per the Model Code of Conduct Policy

Code of Meeting Practice – Balranald Shire Council

Communication Devices Policy

Complaint Management Policy

Compliance and Enforcement Policy (Biosecurity Act 2015 Regulation 2017)

Contaminated Lands Policy

Councillor & Staff Interaction Policy

Councillor Access to Information Policy

Councillor Expense Policy

Credit/Debit Card Policy

Cyber Security

Debt Recovery Policy

Drug & Alcohol

EEO Policy – 2021

Financial Hardship Policy

Fraud and Corruption Policy

Gifts and Benefits Policy

Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 Agency Information Guide (GIPA)

Grievance Policy

Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

Investment Policy – October 2021

Internal Reporting Policy

Leasing & Licensing of Council Property – December 2020

Leave for Civil Emergencies

Legislative Compliance Procedure & Register

Motor Vehicle Policy

Plant and Equipment Replacement

Privacy Management Plan 2021

Procurement and Disposal Policy

Records Management Policy

Related Parties Policy

Risk Management Policy

Right To Farm Policy – March 2021

Secondary Employment Policy

Smoke Free Workplace Policy

Social Media Policy

Staff Education and Training Policy

Staff Mobile Phone Policy

Statement of Business Ethics Policy

Volunteer Risk Management Policy

WH&S Management System

Workplace Surveillance Policy

Volunteer Management Procedure

Policies to be reviewed

Access to Town Water Supply Policy

Annual-Town-Clean-Up Policy

Building Setback Policy

Councillor iPads Policy

Councillor Training Policy

Customer-Service-Charter Policy

Donations Subsidies & Financial Assistance Policy

Enterprise Risk Management Policy 

Fencing Code Policy

Flag Flying Policy

Footpath Policy

Grids Policy

Harassment Bullying Policy

Heavy Vehicle Chain of Responsibility Policy

Housing Policy

Keeping of Animals Policy

Nature Strip Landscaping Policy

Noxious Weeds Policy

Pool Inspection Policy

Private Functions on Public Reserves Policy

Public Interest Disclosures Internal Reporting Policy

Recreation Areas Policy

Road Class Maintenance Policy

Roads Policy

Signs Policy

Sports Safety Policy

Street Raffle Policy

Theatre Royal Fee

Water Leak Policy

WHS Policy