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For councils

Information and resources for council officers to assist in developing best practice when working in council..

  • Governance

    The department manages legislation to create a framework that helps councils in Queensland deliver the best infrastructure and services for our local communities.

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  • Finance

    Financial information for local governments.

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  • Laws

    Local government laws; model local laws; local laws database; how councils can use and manage drones (Remote Piloted Aircraft); and Foreign Arrangements Scheme.

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  • Grants and subsidies

    Current programs; previous programs; acknowledgement requirements; and grants review.

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  • Resources

    Local government reform; guidelines; statutory forms; checklists and information; maps; plans; strategies and reports; statutory guidelines; local government best practice and information; webinars and podcasts.

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