WHAT ARE A COUNCIL’S FUNCTIONS?
A COUNCIL EXERCISES FUNCTIONS UNDER
For example:• Providing community health, recreation, education & information services• Environmental protection• Waste removal & disposal• Land & property, industry & tourism development & assistance
For other functions, see the Introduction to Chapter 6
• Approvals• Orders• Building certificates • Resumption of land• Powers of entry and inspection • Rates• Charges• Fees• Borrowings• Investments
For example• Employment of staff• Management plans• Financial reporting• Annual reports
For example• Proceedings for breaches of the Act• Prosecution of offences• Recovery of rates and charges
See the Note to section 22