Policies Procedures and Guidelines

A

Affordable Housing
Art (Public) Policy (PDF - 760.83KB)
Asbestos Information Sheet (PDF - 51.33KB)
Asset Management Policy
Audio Recording of Council, Committe and Advisory Committee Meetings Policy (PDF - 108KB)

B

Banner Poles Guidelines (PDF - 232.68KB)
Burning (Control of) Policy (PDF)

C

Categorisation as a Business Policy (PDF)(63 KB)
Categorisation as Residential Policy (PDF - 70 KB)
Climate Change Policy (PDF - 57.22KB)
Code of Conduct (PDF)  and Additional Supporting Material 
Code of Meeting Practice
Community Engagement Policy (PDF - 138.11KB)
Community Engagement Strategy - Revised June 2015 (PDF)
Community Events Notice Boards Policy and Guidelines (PDF) (85.23 KB)
Complaints Handling Policy & Procedures (PDF - 56.49KB)
Compliance and Enforcement Policy (PDF) (210 KB)
Contaminated Lands Policy (PDF)(335KB)
Contaminated Lands Policy Guidelines (PDF)(540KB)
Contributions Plans (see s94 Contributions Plans)
Control of Burning Policy - see Burning (Control of) Policy
Councillor Expenses and Facilities Policy
Council Managed Tree Policy (PDF)(64 KB)
Councillor Access to Information & Interaction between Staff Policy (PDF - 61.99KB)
Customer Service Charter - Adopted September 2013 (PDF) (404.19 KB)

D

E

Erection of Fingerboard Directional Signage for tourist Oriented Businesses within Bellingen Shire Policy (PDF)(423KB)

F

Financial Planning Policy (PDF) (44.33 KIB)
Fingerboard Signage - see Erection of Fingerboard Directional Signage for tourist Oriented Businesses within Bellingen Shire Policy
Footpath Activities Policy (PDF) (715KB)

G

Gifts, Bribes and Benefits Policy(PDF - 53.31KB)
GIPA Agency Information Guide - February 2017
Grafitti Register July 2016-June 2018

H

Hardship Policy (including application form) (PDF)(826KB)
Heritage Listed Weeds Species Policy (PDF - 143.28KB)

I

Integrated Planning & Reporting Framework
Internal Reporting Policy (Model) (PDF) (212KB)
Investment Policy 

L

Leases Policy - see Property Leases Policy
Levying of Water and Sewer Availability Charges Following Extension of a Reticulated Main Policy (PDF - 38 KB)
Liquid Trade Waste (see Trade Waste)
Lobbying Councillors (PDF - 223.75KB)
Local Preference Policy (PDF - 91.69 KB)
Low Presure Sewer Systems Policy - Adopted June 2017
   *   Accredited Mono Sewer Package Pump Station Installers - Oct 13 (PDF) (9.45 KB)

M

Media and Communications Policy (PDF) (90 KB)
Social Media Policy (PDF)

N

Noxious Weeds Policies

O

P

Payment of Expenses and Provision of Facilities to Councillors Policy (PDF)
Procurement Policy (PDF - 222KB)
Property Leases Policy (PDF) (59.31 KB)

R

Rating Policies
Recognition of Service Policy (PDF - 266.13KB)
Records Policy (PDF - 219.93KB)
Register for Recording of Voting on Planning Matters
Related Party Disclosure Policy (PDF)(145 KB)
Revenue Policy 2018/2019
Risk Management Policy

S

Secondary Dwellings (Granny Flats)
Section 355 Committee Guidelines - Updated July 2018
Social Media Policy (see under Media)
Statement of Business Ethics  (PDF) (75.23 KB)
Statement of Recognition (PDF - 266.13KB)
Street Trading Protocols for Local, Charitable & Community Organisations (PDF - 28.17KB)
Sustainability Policy (PDF - 680.66KB)

T

Trade Waste (Liquid)  (PDF)
Trees - Council Managed Tree Policy (PDF)(64 KB)

U

Unreasonable Complainant Conduct Policy (PDF) (165.58 KB)

V

Vegetation Management - see Noxious Weeds
Volunteer Policy

W

Water Usage Charges Relief Policy (PDF - 91 KB)