A collection of information particularly for home and property owners.
Noise restrictions and a list of responsible regulating authorities.
Reach agreement prior to constructing any dividing fence. Fences higher than two metres require Council permits
Residents must not divert the natural run-off of stormwater. The downstream owner must accept natural run-off but may install a properly designed drainage system to reduce the effect on their property.
Building applications are required for all new building work. Also includes information on minor buildings and development permits
Council is making it easier to build a driveway. There are a series of standard conditions which apply to constructing a driveway
Prohibited fires, lighting open fires, barbecues and additional requirements.
Footpaths are in place to promote pedestrian movement in a safe manner along roadsides and residents must not obstruct in a manner that creates a nuisance or safety issues.
Tips for a safe holiday, beach patrols, immunisation, mosquito control, contaminated food, neighbourhood watch, road safety and emergency contact numbers.
Prominently displayed house numbers are essential to assist in the efficient delivery of mail and other services and aid the speedy location of an address in the event of an emergency.
Information to help you settle in and familiarise yourself with your local area.
It is the responsibility of owners of vacant land to keep their properties free of long grass and weeds, which could harbour vermin.
How to make a payment. Choose the service you would like to pay eg. rates, licence, animal renewals, park bookings, hall hire, debtors, infringement notices.
The majority of streetlight and / or pole maintenance on road reserves and along paths through and around a park is the responsibility of Energex.
Residents should take precautions against possible infestation of termites in their homes, whether they be weatherboard or brick.
Council operates 12 resource recovery and waste management facilities in the region, offering a range of waste and recycling services.