Councillors Payment and Reimbursement of Expenses Policy

This policy is made under the Local Government Act 1993 (the Act) including Sections 252 to 254A. The Act requires that the Council must adopt a policy concerning the payment of expenses incurred by, and the provision of facilities to the Mayor, the Deputy Mayor and other Councillors.

This policy must be reviewed annually within 5 months of the end of the financial year and adopted by  Council. The current policy was adopted by Council at the 16 December 2011 Council meeting.