As a general rule, Council conducts its monthly Ordinary Meeting on a Thursday commencing at 7.00pm. These meetings are held in the Queenscliff Town Hall. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Meeting dates are available here.
Council may also call Special Meetings to discuss a specific topic as well as Planning Review Meetings, if required, to discuss planning applications.
Under section 83 of the Local Government Act (1989) the Council may hold:
Under Section 89 of the Local Government Act (1989) unless any of the following conditions apply, any meeting of a Council or a special committee must be open to members of the public.
A Council or special committee may resolve that the meeting be closed to members of the public if the meeting is discussing any of the following:
Conduct of meetings
Council meetings are conducted as per the procedures defined in Part 5, Division 3 of Local Law No. 1.
Council meetings are open to members of the public. If you intend to address Council at a meeting, please familiarise yourself with the Public Question Time Proforma and Guidelines. See 'How do I participate' for details.