Council Policy

 

 1. CEO and Governance

1.1 Governance

1.1.1 Application of Common Seal
1.1.2 Civic Receptions: Approvals/Rejections of Requests
1.1.3 Replaced by Policy 5.1.9 - OCM 4 August 2009
1.1.4 Councillor Fees
1.1.5 Formal Communication Policy: Elected Members and Staff
1.1.6 Reimbursement of Councillor Travel Expenses
1.1.7 Advisory Committees
1.1.8 Councillor IT Provision, Service and Use
1.1.9 Public Participation at Council and Electors Meetings
1.1.10 Internal Control
1.1.11 Legislative Compliance 
1.1.12 Procurement via Panels of Prequalified Suppliers 

1.2 CEO

1.2.1 Policy Manual
1.2.2 Use of Council Chambers and Administration Building
1.2.3 Flags - Flying and Half Masting
1.2.4 Conferences and Study Tours
1.2.5 Blank
1.2.6 Complaint Management
1.2.7 Legal Representation - Costs Indemnification
1.2.8 Staff - Senior Employees
1.2.9 Local Regional Price Reference
1.2.10 Records Management
1.2.11 Risk Management
1.2.12 Liquor Accord Committee
1.2.13 Forums of Council; Concept Forums and Agenda Forums
1.2.14 Policy on Mining, Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Resource Extraction
1.2.15 Consultation - Aboriginal Heritage 

1.3 Media and Promotions

1.3.1 Media Policy
1.3.2 Local Government Elections - Promotion
1.3.3 Community Consultation

1.5 Strategic Development

1.5.1 Yawuru Council Representation

2. Corporate Services

2.1 Finance

2.1.1 Materiality in Financial Reporting
2.1.2 Investment of Surplus Funds
2.1.3 Rates - Debt Recovery
2.1.4 Significant Accounting Policies
2.1.5 Replaced by Policy 2.1.7 - OMC 31 March 2016
2.1.6 Tourism Administration Policy
2.1.7 Rating Policy
2.1.8 Rate Exemption - Charitable Use 

2.2 Human Resources

2.2.1 Apprenticeships, Traineeships & Cadetships
2.2.2 Staff Housing
2.2.3 Education and Study Assistance
2.2.4 Defence Reservist Leave
2.2.5 Staff Motor Vehicle Benefit - Replaced by Internal Business Operating Procedure 2.019
2.2.6 Recruitment of Executive Staff
2.2.7 Employee Gratuity Payments
2.2.8 Work Safety Health

2.3 Administration

2.3.1 Replaced by Policy 5.1.5 – OCM 5 June 2008
2.3.2 Replaced by Policy 5.1.5 – OCM 5 June 2008
2.3.3 Replaced by Policy 5.1.5 – OCM 5 June 2008
2.3.4 Parks and Reserves Venue Hire Charges and Conditions
2.3.5 Council Business Plans
2.3.6 Issue of Funeral Directors Licence
2.3.7 Purchasing Policy
2.3.8  CCTV

2.4 Asset Management

2.4.1 Asset Management

3. Engineering Services

3.1 Engineering Services

3.1.1 Rescinded OMC 17 December 2015
3.1.2 Vandalism or Theft - Reward for Conviction
3.1.3 Amalgamated with Policy 3.1.8 - OCM 15 Feb 2007
3.1.4 Replaced by Local Planning Policy 8.10 – OCM 2 September 2010
3.1.5 Private and Community Works
3.1.6 Restrictive Covenant - Trees Rivergum/Boab/Leichardt Ct Subdivision
3.1.7 Traffic Control Signs for Roadworks - Delegations
3.1.8 Business Direction Signs - MRWA Delegation
3.1.9 Subdivision/Development Contributions - Road Reserve Works
3.1.10 Subdivision/Development Contributions - Drainage Headworks
3.1.11 Advisory Signs - MRWA Delegation
3.1.12 Environmental Weed Management Strategy - Broome Townsite
3.1.13 Division of Responsibilities at Intersections of Highways and Local Roads
3.1.14 Events on Roads
3.1.15 Register of Public Roads
3.1.16 Verge Maintenance
3.1.17 Fee Concessions at Waste Management Facility
3.1.18 Disposal of Assets
3.1.19 Sale of Recyclables
3.1.20 Traffic Management for Events
3.1.21 Tourist Attraction Signage
3.1.22 Closure of Unsealed Raods Due to Wet Weather
3.1.23 Waste Management

4. Development Services

4.1 Development Services (Please see Section 8 below - Local Planning Policies)

 4.1.24  Compliance and Enforcement 
 4.1.25  Waiving and Refunding of Fees

4.2 Health Services

4.2.1 Replaced by Policy 5.1.7 - OCM 19 March 2009
4.2.2 Guidelines for Concerts, Events and Organised Gatherings
4.2.3 Street Entertainment/ Busking
4.2.4 Rescinded at OCM 21 December 2006
4.2.5 Alcohol Management
4.2.6 Replaced by Policy 4.2.10 – OCM 18 December 2007
4.2.7 Replaced by Policy 4.2.10 – OCM 18 December 2007
4.2.8 Buildings on Caravan Parks
4.2.9 Caravan Parks and Camping Grounds - Maximum number of sites of a particular type that may be used at a facility
4.2.10 Approval to Camp for up to 3 months in Areas other than Caravan Parks & Camping Grounds
4.2.11 Replaced by Policy 4.2.14 - OMC 28 April 2016 
4.2.12 Replaced by Policy 4.2.15 - OMC 15 December 2016
4.2.13 Food Act 2008 Compliance & Enforcement
4.2.14 Operation of Temporary Caravan and Camping Facilities 
4.2.15 Trading in Public Places

4.3 Building Services

4.3.1 Rescinded at OCM 1 Aug 2006
4.3.2 Reissuing of Building Licenses
4.3.3 Minor Illegal Building Works
4.3.4 Building Requirements for Fences within the Townsite of Broome

4.4 Environmental

4.4.1 Rescinded OMC 31 March 2016
4.4.2 Rescinded OMC 17 December 2015
4.4.3 Environmentally Preferred Products
4.4.4 Rescinded OMC 17 December 2015
4.4.5 Rescinded OMC 17 December 2015
4.4.6 Rescinded OMC 17 December 2015
4.4.7 Rescinded OMC 31 March 2016
4.4.8 Rescinded OMC 17 December 2015
4.4.9 Significant Tree Register

4.5 Ranger & Beach Services

4.5.1 Replaced by Policy 4.2.15 - OMC 15 December 2016
4.5.2 Horses on Cable Beach
4.5.3 Replaced by Policy 4.2.15 - OMC 15 December 2016
4.5.4 Keeping of 3-6 Dogs
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

5. Business Enterprise, Property & Strategy Development

5.1 Community Services

5.1.1 Horses on Cable Beach
5.1.2 Broome History Collection
5.1.3 Commercial Activities on Cable Beach
5.1.4 Relocated to 4.5.1 - refer OMC 20 June 2013
5.1.5 Community Sponsorship Program
5.1.6 Public Art
5.1.7 Events Held on Local Government Property and Public Places
5.1.8 Hire of Promotional Banner Sites
5.1.9 Shire of Broome Shinju Matsuri Acquisitive Art Prize
5.1.10 Community Engagement
  Community Engagement Framework
5.1.11 Events
5.1.12 Broome Civic Centre Programming

 

5.2 Recreation Services

5.2.1 BRAC - Non Sporting Special Events
5.2.2 Advertising/ Sponsors Signs within Active Reserves
5.2.3 Rescinded OMC 17 December 2015

5.3 Property

5.3.1 Replaced by Policy 2.3.8 - OMC 1 November 2017

8. Local Planning Policies

8.1 Revoked - OMC 25 May 2017 
8.2 Revoked - OMC 25 May 2017
8.3 Outdoor Dining
8.4 Staff Accommodation in General Agriculture, Rural Small Holdings and Culture and Nature Resource Use Zone
8.5 Miscellaneous Structures
8.6 Heritage List - Development of Listed Places
8.7 Revoked - OMC 25 May 2017
8.8 Transient Workers Accommodation
8.9 Parking
8.10 Development Standards for Development Applications
8.11 Revoked - OMC 25 May 2017
8.12 Fences
8.13 Revoked - OMC 25 May 2017
8.14 Revoked - OMC 25 May 2017
8.15 Development Approvals - Amendments / Extensions to Term of Approval and Requests for Further Information
8.16 Revoked - OMC 15 December 2016
8.17 Signs
8.18 Revoked - OMC 25 May 2017
8.19 Telecommunications Infrastructure
8.20 Provision of Public Art
8.21 Design Guidelines - Town Centre Zone
8.22 Revoked - OMC 25 May 2017
8.23 Public Consultation - Planning Matters
8.24 Forms of Residential Accommodation Other Than Single House
8.25 Old Broome Development Strategy
8.26 Caretakers Dwellings and Attached Offices in the Light and Service Industry Zone
8.27  Bed and Breakfast Accommodation
8.28 Strata Titling of Tourist Developments in the Tourist Zone
8.29  Revoked - OMC 25 May 2017
8.30  Exempt Development
8.31 Non-Conforming Use Register
8.32 Shire of Broome Structure Plan and Subdivision Standards
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