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Community Consultations

 

Council is committed to conducting quality consultations which ensure efficient, effective and equitable dialogue between the community and Council.

Listed below are current and previous consultations:-

Current Consultations​Closing Date​Previous Consultations​Date Closed
​Plan to Rezone Open Space in the Mowbray Precinct

​24 October 2018

Proposed Financial Assistance Grants to Multiple Sclerosis Australia​17 September 2018
Off-Leash ​Dog Park at Blackman Park ​3 September 2018Improving Pedestrian Access​15 July 2018
​Proposed Financial Assistance to Gunneday Rotary - Drought Relief​​​27 September 2018Payment of Expenses and Provision of Facilities to Councillors Policy​29 June 2018
Draft Social Media Policy​​10 October 2018Proposed Financial Assistance Grants to Community Groups 2018-19​29 June 2018
Shortlisted names for the Rosenthal Project
Suggest a New Permanent Name for the Rosenthal Project​5 June 2018
 Liveable Lane Cove 2035​1 June 2018
See all

 

The Community Consultation process is primarily undertaken to ensure that members of the community have an opportunity to voice their opinions for Council to consider during the decision making process. Further information on the principles that Council follows in undertaking community consultations can be found in our Community Engagement Policy.

Council carefully designs each consultation and develops a ‘Statement of Intent’ which includes information on the purpose, timeframes and resource requirements of the consultation process, the level of consultation and expected outcomes. This helps define the extent of the community’s influence at the beginning of the consultation process so that expectations are not unfairly raised.

A range of consultation methods are enlisted to ensure that any and all stakeholder groups are provided with a reasonable opportunity to participate. At a minimum this includes:-

  • a notice in the local press;

  • public exhibitions at the Civic Centre and Lane Cove and Greenwich Libraries;

  • a online exhibition on Council’s website; and

  • an eNewsletter emailed to subscribers of Council’s Consultations database.

Subscribing to Council’s Consultations database will ensure you don’t miss a thing. If you are not already a subscriber and are interested receiving direct notifications of all Council’s community consultations you can sign up here.

To have your say on any of the current community consultations you can make a submission to the General Manager within the identified consultation period by:-

  • Post - Lane Cove Council, PO Box 20 Lane Cove 1595;

  • Fax - 9911 3600; or

  • Email

Upcoming Consultation Events

 

EventConsultationWhenWhere​RSVP
Public HearingPlan to Rezone Open Space in the Mowbray Precinct5:00pm on Wednesday 14 November​Lane Cove Civic Centre, 48 Longueville Road, Lane Cove​For more details and to RSVP your attendance by 12 November 2018, please visit our registration page or email strategic@lanecove.nsw.gov.au