Council votes to amend Code of Meeting Practice

Council resolved at its 9 September 2019 meeting to amend its Code of Meeting Practice to give people more time to register their interest in speaking at public forum.

Under the current code, people must register to speak at public forum by midday on the Thursday prior to the meeting.

The amendment will extend that time by one day, to midday on the Friday prior to the meeting.

The draft amended Code of Meeting Practice is on public exhibition until 4pm on 22 October 2019. Written submissions are encouraged and should be addressed to the General Manager, PO Box 11, Kyogle, NSW, 2474 or email

A hard copy of the amended policy also is available from Council’s administration centre at 1 Stratheden Street, Kyogle.