Council Policies

 

 

Berrigan Shire Council’s Policy Register draws together the administrative and operational policies adopted by the Council. The policies, along with many other internal and external documents, set the framework within which Council fulfills its service and regulatory responsibilities under relevant statutes.

Copies of the following policies may be viewed at the Council Office in Berrigan during office hours, any noted in blue can be viewed online.


1  Communication Devices and the Internet Policy  15/03/2017

Street Stall Policy  16/11/2016 

3  Recognition of Service Policy  16/11/2016 

Requests for Donations and Financial Assistance Policy   16/11/2016

5  Use of Council Chambers Policy  21/08/2013

6  Hire of Council Plant for Private Works   14/12/2016

8  Pre-employment Medical Policy  21/08/2013

9  Street Banners Policy  21/08/2013

10  Internal Reporting Policy   21/08/2013

11  Reimbursement of Relocation Expenses Policy  21/08/2013

12   References Policy  18/09/2013

13  Private Employment Policy  18/092013

14  Investment Policy 16/09/2015
15  Clothing and Protective Equipment Policy 20/11/2013

16  Employee Assistance Program  20/11/2013

17  Risk Management Policy and Framework   20/11/2013

18  Signs as Remote Supervision Policy    20/11/2013

19  Commemorative Wreaths Policy    20/11/2013

20  Procurement and Disposal Policy  18/12/2013

21  Staff Remuneration Package Review Policy  15/01/2014

22  Commercial Credit Policy  19/02/2014

23  Tree Management Policy  19/02/2014

24  Legislative Compliance Policy   19/02/2014

25   Financial Hardship Policy  19/03/2014

27  Equal Employment Opportunity Policy   16/04/2014

28  Discrimination, Workplace Bullying and Harassment Policy   21/05/2014

29  Capital Works on Community Facilities Policy   17/09/2014

30  Naming of Community Facilities and Open Spaces Policy 17/09/2014

31  Supervision and hiring arrangements for community swimming pools   16/11/2016

32  Heat Stress Policy   19/11/2014

33 Payment of Expenses and the Provision of Facilities for Mayors and Councillors  18/1/2017

34  Use of Council Chambers  14/12/2016

35  Tender Policy  21/01/2015

36  Local Policy for the Relocation of Previously Used Residences  18/02/2015

37  Waste Collection and Disposal (Management) Policy  18/03/2015

38  Water and Sewer Supply Policy  15/04/2015

39  Outdoor Dining and Street Trading Policy   17/06/2015

40  Gathering Information for Incident Management Policy   17/06/2015

41  Revenue Policy  18/05/2016

42  Local Preference  15/7/2015

44  Fuel Card Policy 16/03/2016

45  Disposal Policy 20/04/2016

46  Event Management Policy 20/04/2016

47  Workplace Rehabilitation Policy 20/04/2016

48  Financial Hardship  15/03/2017

49  Asset Management Policy 18/5/2016


50  Council Operated Enterprises  14/12/2016

52  Media  15/03/2017

55  Street Banners Policy  14/12/2016

75  User Fees and Charges Policy   15/03/2017

76  Naming of Community Facilities and Public Places Policy  14/12/2016

77  Social Media  15/03/2017

87  Volunteer Recognition Policy 16/11/2016

88  Related party disclosure policy  14/12/2016

89  Street naming and addressing policy  14/12/2016

90  Library Service - Patron Code of Conduct 18/1/2017

OLD POLICIES STILL IN EFFECT

07  Berrigan Airstrip (21/11/1995)

11  Monumental and Lawn Cemeteries  (19/11/2003)

12  Authority to send Council plant outside the Council's area in emergency situations  (21/11/1995)

13  Hire of Council Plant for Private Works  (12/12/1995)

15  Salary Policy (19/7/2006)

18  Street and public place naming policy  (16/10/1996)

23  Leave Policy (18/3/1998)

25  Driveway Construction (20/8/1997)

26  Training Policy Statement (20/8/1997)

30  Customer Request / Suggestion Policy 

31  Liability Management Policy (15/12/2010)

35  Annual and other leave policy  (17/5/2000)

37  Child Protection Policy  (17/1/2001)

38  Drainage Corridors Fire Reduction Policy  (10/09/2000)

39  Constructed Footpath Risk Managment Policy  (18/07/2001)

40  Administration of contributory footpath and kerb and gutter schemes pursuant to clauses 217, 218 and 219 or the Roads Act 1993  (20/06/2001)

42  Drug and alcohol free workplace policy  (adopted 17/07/2002 - amended 21/10/2009)

43  Public Internet Usage  (20/11/2002)

44  Water trading policy  (6/02/2003)

45  Policy for Volunteering in Berrigan Shire  (18/6/2003)

46  Private use of Council Vehicles  (19/07/2006)

51  Road Opening Policy   21/07/2004

53  Library Collection Policy   15/03/2006

54  Fraud Control Policy   17/10/2012

55  Local Policy for Relocation of Previously Used Residences  21/06/2006

57  Private Use of Council Vehicles - Fuel Charge  19/07/2006

58  Early Issue of Subdivision Certificates  18/10/2006

59  Permanent Water Saving Policy  15/11/2006

61  Playground Management  21/11/2012

62  Legislative Compliance Policy  17/10/2007

64  Library Service Children and Young Persons Policy   17/12/2008

66  Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace Policy   21/10/2009

68  Berrigan Shire Community Engagement Framework   21/01/2011

69  Berrigan Shire Council Social Justice Framework  19/01/2011

70  Asset Managment Policy  (19/01/2011)  

71  Event Management Policy  16/01/2013   

72  Equal Employment Opportunity, Workplace Bullying and Harassment Policy  (21/4/2011)

73  Roadside Hazard Treatment Management Policy  18/01/2012

74  Work Health and Safety Policy  18/7/2012

75  Asbestos Policy  13/5/2013


Includes Policies drafted by the Shire, for the public to view.

Contacting Council

Office: 56 Chanter Street, Berrigan.
Office hours are 8.00 am to 5.00 pm
Monday to Friday.
Phone:
Fax:
Email:
(03) 5888 5100
(03) 5885 2092
Post: Berrigan Shire Council
PO Box 137
BERRIGAN NSW 2712
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