Four committees have been established by Council to assist in streamlining the work of Council. The agenda and minutes for these committees are available in the Agenda/Minutes section.
The Audit Committee monitors and makes recommendations to Council about a range of matters related to financial reporting, internal controls, risk management systems and other relevant functions, as set out in the Audit Committee's Terms of Reference.
The Audit Committee generally meets quarterly on the third Tuesday in February, May, August and November each year.
The Chief Executive Officer Performance Development Review Committee is established for the purpose of determining in conjunction with the Chief Executive Officer, relevant Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for the Chief Executive Officer and for undertaking the formal review process of the performance of the Chief Executive Officer against the agreed KPIs.
The Strategic Planning and Development Policy Committee has been established pursuant to Section 101A of the Development Act 1993. The Committee has been established to provide advice to the Council in relation to the extent to which the Council's strategic planning and development policies accord with the State Government's Planning Strategy and to assist Council to undertake strategic planning and monitoring to achieve orderly and efficient development within the area. The Committee generally holds its meetings following the conclusion of the Council meeting, where agenda items require that a meeting take place.
The Grants and Sponsorship Committee was established to assess the appropriate structure and allocation of grants, sponsorship and partnership arrangements for Council's approved programs, in accordance with the relevant program guidelines and Council's Grants, Contributions, Donations and Sponsorships Policy.