Draft Climate Mitigation & Adaptation Policy

On display until 11 February 2022, 05:00 PM

Council is seeking feedback on its  DRAFT Climate Mitigation & Adaptation Policy.

This policy acknowledges there is a legislative requirement, moral obligation, and community expectation for Council to manage its climate change responsibilities through mitigation and adaptation actions. It also confirms that a response to climate change is a whole of Council commitment that will guide ongoing planning and actions in the municipality and it reflects Council’s commitment to provide leadership on climate change action to our community.

Submissions are invited on the DRAFT Climate Mitigation & Adaptation Policy and must be received by 5pm Friday 11 February 2022


Where do I view the draft plan?

A copy of the draft plan can be downloaded via the link in the 'Related Information' on the right hand side of this webpage.

Copies of documents on public exhibition can also be obtained from the Wangaratta Government Centre.


How do I make my written submission?

Any person affected by the proposals may make a written submission relating to the draft documents. Submissions will be received up to 5.00pm on Friday 11 February 2022.

In their written submission, a person may also request to be heard by a Committee of Council in support of their submission, prior to Council considering the proposal. Submitters will be notified before the relevant meeting date.

By Emailcouncil@wangaratta.vic.gov.au. Please include “ DRAFT Climate Mitigation & Adaptation Policy" in the subject line.

Mail: PO Box 238, Wangaratta VIC 3676. Please include “Draft Domestic Animal Policy” as the reference.

In Person: To Customer Services, Wangaratta Government Centre – Corner Ford and Ovens Street, Wangaratta. Please include “ DRAFT Climate Mitigation & Adaptation Policy” as the reference to your submission.