Policies and documents

Council's major documents, policies and strategies are made available for the public to view. If you can't find the document you're looking for, please contact us.

Our major documents are the Council Plan, Community Vision, Annual Budget and Annual Report, each of which can be found below.

2022-23-Budget.pdf(PDF, 5MB)

Annual-Report-2020-2021.pdf(PDF, 3MB)

Community-Vision-2021-2033.pdf(PDF, 38MB)

Council-Plan-2021-202(PDF, 41MB)2


Previous Annual Reports

Annual-Report-2019-2020.pdf(PDF, 3MB)

Annual-Report-2018-2019.pdf(PDF, 12MB)

Annual-Report-2017-18.pdf(PDF, 9MB)

Governance Rules

Governance-Rules-August-2022.pdf(PDF, 518KB)


Council makes its decisions either at Council meetings or by delegating its decision making powers to staff.

The instruments of delegations are the documents Council uses to delegate its decision making powers and duties to staff under various Acts and Regulations.

Instrument-of-delegation-from-Council-to-the-CEO_1.pdf(PDF, 665KB)

Instrument-of-delegation-from-Council-to-members-of-Council-staff.pdf(PDF, 798KB)

Instrument-of-sub-delegation-from-Council-under-the-Environment-Protection-Act-2017-23-November-2021.pdf(PDF, 206KB)