Our Policies Our Policies

Council policy states council's intent, commitment or position on strategic issues and assists in informing the community and council offices on council's desired outcomes.

Policies are approved and adopted by Council.

To view a each of Council's Policies please follow the appropriate links.

 

 

 
NO.
 
POLICY TITLE
 
ADOPTION DATE
 
 
UPDATED
 
RESOLUTION

Administrative Policies

Admin 1 23.04.2008 N/A  
Admin 2 11.06.2008 N/A  
Admin 6 27.01.2010 30.09.2016 05/09A/16
Admin 7

 

27.01.2010 14.10.2014 13/10A/14
Admin 8 14.04.2010 08.09.2010 11/09A/10
Admin 9 14.04.2010 09.09.2014 12/09A/14
Admin 10 13.05.2014 10.03.2015 13/05A/14
Admin 11 14.07.2010   35/07A/10
Admin 12 14.07.2010 09.09.2014 08/09A/14
Admin 13 12.08.2014 14.10.2014 12/10A/14
Admin 14 27.10.2010 12.08.2014 13/08A/14
Admin 15 Credit & Fuel Card Policy

15.06.2016

30.09.2016         

06/09A/16
Admin 16 Recognition of Service Policy 06.04.2011 14.10.2014 14/10A/14
Admin 17 Records Management Procedure 11.05.2011 14.10.2014 15/10A/14
Admin 18 Document Registering Procedure 11.05.2011 11.11.2014 12/11A/14
Admin 19 Technology Purchasing and Acquisition Policy 08.06.2011 11.11.2014 13/11A/14
Admin 20 Sale of Goods on Consignment Policy 08.06.2011 14.10.2014 16/10A/14
Admin 21 Mobile Phone Policy (Council) 13.07.2011 11.11.2014 11.08.2015 08/08A/15
Admin 22 Mobile Phone Policy (Personal) 13.07.2011 11.11.2014 15/11A/14
Admin 25 Customer Service Charter 14.09.2011 09.12.2014 08/12A/14
Admin 26 Customer Service Request Work Flow Procedure 14.09.2011 09.12.2014 09/12A/14
Admin 27 Uniform Ordering Procedure 14.09.2011 09.12.2014 10/12A/14
Admin 29 Policy was added to plan register      
Admin 30 Sponsorship Policy 16.04.2013 11.03.2015 09/03A/15
Admin 32 Drug and Alcohol Policy 09.10.2012   21/10A/12
Admin 33 Youth Centres Internet Policy 12.11.2012 20.01.2015 10/01A/15
Admin 34 Operation of Cemeteries Policy

13.05.2014

15.06.2016 20/06A/16
Admin 38 Attendance and Absenteeism Policy 10.02.2015  

09/02A/15

Admin 39 Related Party General Policy 15.03.2017   25/03A/17
Admin 40 Media Policy 19/04/2017   30/04A/17

Statutory Policies

Stat 1

 

09.04.2008 09.12.2009 27.01.2010 09.02.2011 11.01.2012 15.05.2012 22.01.2013 16.02.2016

15.06.16 30/06A/16
Stat 2 09.04.2008 29.02.2012 12.06.2012 11/06A/12
Stat 4

09.04.2008 27.10.2010 29.02.2012 15.02.2015

20.01.2015 11/01A/15
Stat 5 Employee Code of Conduct 11.06.2008 09.11.2011 11.09.2012 20.01.2015 12/01A/15
Stat 6 Revenue Policy

25.06.2008 22.06.2009 23.06.2010 08.06.2011 31.07.2012 23.07.2013 08.07.2014 30.06.2015

20.07.2016 04/07A/16
Stat 7 Asset and Service Management

22.06.2009 09.12.2009 12.10.2011

09.09.2014

15.02.2017

28/02A/17
Stat 8 Internal Audit Policy 12.08.2009 23.06.2010 08.06.2011 31.07.2012 23.07.2013 30.06.2015 20.07.2016 08/07A/16
Stat 9 12.08.2009 31.07.2012 23.07.2013 30.06.2015 20.07.2016 09/07A/16
Stat 10 12.08.2009 29.02.2012 23.07.2013 30.06.2015

20.07.2016

 

10/07A/16
Stat 11 Debt Policy 12.08.2009 23.06.2010 08.06.2011 31.07.2012 23.07.2013 08.07.2014 30.06.2015

20.07.2016

18.01.2017

23/01A/17
Stat 12 Grants to Community Organisations 12.08.2009 07.03.2012 09.09.2014 18/09A/14
Stat 13 General Complaints Policy 12.08.2009 10.07.2012 Policy has been Superseded 08/07A/12
Stat 14

State Government Caravan Park Policy PUX/901/102 version Three 

27.01.2010

12.08.2012

11.02.2015

12.08.2014 15/08AS/15
Stat 15 Enterprise Risk Management 16.06.2010 12.06.2012

11.02.2012

21.12.2016

04/12A/16
Stat 16
16.06.2010 12.08.2014 16/08A/14
Stat 17

23.06.2010 08.06.2011 31.07.2012 23.07.2013 08.07.2014 30.06.2015

20.07.2016 02/07A/16
Stat 18

27.10.2010

12.08.2014

08.09.2016

30.09.2016

28/09A/16

Stat 19 Councillor contact with Lobbyists, Developers & Submitters (Council Officers present at post- application meetings) Procedure 27.10.2010 12.08.2014 18/08A/14
Stat 20 Councillor contact with Lobbyists, Developers & Submitters (Council Officers not present at post- application meetings) Procedure 27.10.2010 12.08.2014 19/08A/14
Stat 21 Procurement & Disposals Policy

08.12.2010 31.07.2012 11.12.2012  16.04.2013 11.06.2013 23.07.2013

08.07.2014 10/07B/14
Stat 23 Tambo Child Care Centre Policies and Procedures

06.04.2011 11.09.2012 11.06.2013 12.082014

08.09.2015 21/09A/15
Stat 24        
Stat 25 Blackall Showgrounds Camping Policy 14.09.2011 09.12.2014 12/12A/14
Stat 26 In Kind Support Policy 07.03.2012 09.09.2014 18/09A/14
Stat 27
Policy had been added to the plan register
     
Stat 28 Public Interest Disclosure Policy 25.01.2012 20.01.2015 13/01A/15
Stat 29 Policy had been added to the plan register      
Stat 30 Revenue Statement

23.06.2010 03.08.2011 31.07.2012 23.07.2013 08.07.2014

30.06.2015 06/06B/15
Stat 31 Community Services Policies and Procedures for HACC, CACP, NRCP, RPHS and CCS 14.08.2012   22/08B/12
Stat 33 Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

12.11.2012

11.09.2012

11.09.2012 20/09A/12
Stat 35 Privacy Policy 11.06.2013 10.03.2015 12/03A/15
Stat 36 Bullying and Harassment Goverance Policy 13.05.2014   11/05A/14
Stat 37 Harassment and Bullying Complaints Procedure 13.05.2014   12/05A/14
Stat38 Policy has been added to plan register      
Stat39 General Complaints (Administrative Actions) Procedure 12.08.2014 10.02.2015

12/02A/15

Stat 40  General Complaints (Administrative Actions)  09.12.2014 10.02.2015 11/02A/15
Stat 41 Performance and Misconduct Policy 10.02.2015   10/02A/15

Strategic Policies

Stra 1 Sandstone Country Nature-Based Tourism Plan 11.02.2009 12.08.2014  Policy has been removed as it is not current 20/08A/14
Stra 2 12.05.2010 09.09.2014 09/09A/14
Stra 3 09.03.2011 08.06.2011 21/06A/11
Stra 4 09.03.2011 09.09.2014 10/09A/14
Stra 5
Policy had been added to the plan register
     
Stra 7 12.11.2012 20.01.2015 09/01A/15
Stra 8        
Stra 9 Grids Subsidy Policy

19.02.2013

  20/02C/13
Stra 11 Footpath Policy 10.05.2016   06/05A/16
Stra 12 Fraud Control Policy 30.09.2016   04/09A/16

Other Policies

  National Competition Policy (24/11A/09) 11.11.2009 Council did not adopt this Policy. 24/11A/09
P24 Fraud Control Plan 30.09.2016    
  Blackall Saleyards Q Fever Policy 11.11.2016   04/09A/16