Whitehorse City Council

Council Plan 2017-2021

How to have your say

Council has prepared a proposed Council Plan for the financial years 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2021 in accordance with Section 125 of the Local Government Act 1989 (the Act).

The Council Plan has been carefully developed over the past six months, with input received from over 1,200 participants, including Councillors, Council Staff and the broader community, through our comprehensive community engagement program, Your Say Whitehorse.

Please find a copy of the pdf icon Proposed Council Plan 2017-2021 (2.24MB) here.

Whitehorse City Council is now inviting residents, businesses and community organisations to make a submission on Council’s Council Plan 2017-2021.

Written submissions must be lodged by Sunday 28 May 2017. Submissions should be addressed to: Chief Executive Officer, Whitehorse City Council, Locked Bag 2, Nunawading DC Vic 3131 in envelopes marked ‘Council Plan Submission’. Council Plan submissions may also be emailed to Council.Plan@whitehorse.vic.gov.au.

Submitters will be identified in a public report to Council on submissions received on the proposed Council Plan, and this information will become part of the public record. If you do not wish to be identified, please indicate this in your submission.

All submissions will be considered, and if required heard at the Special Committee of Council to be held on Tuesday 13 June 2017 commencing at 8pm in the Council Chamber, Whitehorse Civic Centre, 379-397 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading. A person who has lodged a written submission by the required date may request to be heard in support of their submission, or appoint a person to appear on their behalf, before the Special Committee to hear such submissions. Please indicate in your submission if you wish to speak to your submission or if you wish another person to speak on your behalf.

Council will meet to consider adopting the Council Plan at its Ordinary Council meeting to be held on Monday 26 June 2017 commencing at 7pm in the Council Chamber, Whitehorse Civic Centre, 379-397 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading. Any person requiring further information concerning the proposed Council Plan or the submission process should contact the Manager, Finance and Corporate Performance on 9262 6313.

The public notice will be available on Saturday, 29 April.