Giru transfer station open Wednesday 27 December

The Giru transfer station will be open for an additional day on Wednesday 27 December from 3pm to 6pm to cater for an anticipated increase in waste volumes over the Christmas period.

Standard operating hours will continue over the Christmas break at all waste facilities except for Christmas day.

Kerbside bin collection will operate as per the standard schedule.

 

Installation of New Water Main – Joy, Betina and Taylor Streets, Ayr – January 2018

Weather permitting, in early January 2018, Council proposes to install a new 100mm PVC water main along the footpath of Taylor, Betina and Joy Streets, Ayr.

Council apologises for any inconvenience caused by these necessary works.

If you have any queries in relation to this matter, please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on 4783 9800 between the hours of 8.00am and 5.00pm.

 

Burdekin Shire Council (Making of Local Law) Website Notice (No. 1) 2017

Local Government Act 2009

Burdekin Shire Council (Making of Local Law) Website Notice (No. 1) 2017

Making of local law

  • Burdekin Shire Council (the “Council”) has, by resolution dated the 14th day of November 2017, made Administration (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2017.

Existing local law amended

  • Administration (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2017 amends Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2012.

Purpose and general effect

  • The purpose and general effect of Administration (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2017 is to provide that a person must not threaten, insult or use abusive language to a Council officer, including an authorised person and a local government employee of Council.

Consolidated version of local law

  • Council has, by resolution dated the 14th day of November 2017, adopted a consolidated version of Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2012.

Inspection

  • Copies of Administration (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2017 and the consolidated version of Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2012 may be—
    1. inspected and purchased at Council’s public office at 145 Young Street, Ayr; and
    2. viewed by the public on the website of the Department of Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning.

Temporary Closure – Ford Park Amenities

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that refurbishment works to the amenities block at Ford Park will commence on Monday 23rd October 2017 until approximately Sunday 4th December 2017. The refurbishment works will be completed under a temporary closure to the amenities block.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks the community in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Public Consultation – Proposal to make Administration (Amendment) Local Law (No 1) 2017

Public Notice

Local Government Act 2009

 

  1. Burdekin Shire Council (“Council”) has proposed to make Administration (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2017 (the “proposed local law”).
  2. The purpose and general effect of the proposed local law is to ensure that persons do not threaten, insult or use abusive language to local government employees.
  3. Written submissions by any person in support of, or objecting to, the proposed local law are invited for a 21 day period commencing on Thursday 5 October 2017 and ending on 25 October 2017 (the “consultation period”).
  4. During the consultation period copies of the proposed local law will be made available at the Council Chambers, 145 Young Street, Ayr; the Burdekin Library, Graham Street, Ayr; and the Home Hill Library, Ninth Avenue, Home Hill during normal office hours or can be found on Council’s website www.burdekin.qld.gov.au
  5. Submissions must be received on or before 25 October 2017 stating—
    1. the grounds of the submission; and
    2. the facts and circumstances relied on in support of the grounds.

Submissions are to be forwarded to the Chief Executive Officer, PO Box 974, Ayr or by email to

You can download the proposed local law using the link below:

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