Councillors and staff are required under the Local Government Act 1993 to complete a Pecuniary Interest Return.
Returns Disclosing Interests of Councillors and Designated Persons Required Under Section 449 of the Local Government Act 1993
Councillors and Designated People are required to complete Pecuniary Interest Returns under Section 449 of the Local Government Act 1993 (the Act).
At Council's Extraordinary meeting held each year a report is presented to Council identifying “Designated People” required to complete Pecuniary Interest Returns under the Act for the coming year. Members of the public are entitled to inspect the returns of Councillors, Designated Persons and Delegates, free of charge. The register containing completed returns is tabled at each Council meeting.
Councillors and Designated Persons Disclosure Forms / Pecuniary or Non-Pecuniary disclosure are available for inspection at Council Offices during Ordinary Business Hours. Electronic copies lodged for the previous financial year can be viewed using these links. Please note: some information such as signatures or addresses may have been redacted (removed) as allowed under section 6 (4) of the Government Information Public Access Act 2009:
You can also arrange to view past documents by contacting Council's Governance Coordinator phone 6499 2222 or email firstname.lastname@example.org