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Local Law No. 2
Environmental

This Local Law addresses activities affecting the amenity of the municipality, including footpaths, municipal buildings, reserves, swimming pools and consumption of alcohol in public places. It covers:

  • Fire hazards
  • Dangerous land
  • Nature strips
  • Unsightly land
  • Drainage
  • Chimneys
  • Fires in the open air
  • Burning of offensive materials
  • Recreational vehicle
  • Advertising, bill posting and junk mail
  • Noise in a public place
  • Audible intruder alarms
  • Audible bird scaring devices gas guns, electronic bird scarers and similar devices
  • Camping
  • Camping on roads and Council land
  • Circuses and carnivals
  • Keeping animals
  • Animal housing
  • Animal excrement
  • Poultry
  • Keeping of beehives
  • Wasp nest removal
  • Removing or interfering with refuse or recyclable material
  • Domestic waste
  • Hard garbage and green organics collection
  • Damage to or loss of a mobile garbage, recyclable bin or green waste bin
  • Trade waste and bulk waste containers
  • Transportation of waste
  • Use of transfer station
  • Depositing of waste recyclables and green waste at transfer stations
  • Dumping of ice chests, trunks or similar containers
  • Removal of material from transfer stations
  • Comply with signs
  • Public places where alcoholic beverages may not be consumed
  • Consumption and possession of alcohol on public reserves
  • Exemptions
  • Behaviour in municipal places
  • Prohibited behaviour
  • Behaviour in municipal buildings
  • Municipal swimming pools
  • Lost and found articles
  • Activities prohibited in reserves
  • Activities which may not be permitted
  • Applying for a permit
  • Fees
  • Issue of permits
  • Duration of permits
  • Conditional permits
  • Cancellation of a permit
  • Correction of permits
  • Registers
  • Service authorities
  • Exemptions
  • False representation or omission in application
  • Offences
  • Delegation
  • Power of Authorised Officers to direct Notice to Comply
  • Time to comply
  • Failure to comply with a Notice to Comply
  • Power of Authorised Officer to act in urgent circumstances
  • Power of Authorised Officer to impound
  • Infringement Notices
  • Payment of penalty
  • Liability for Loss