Governance Local Law No. 2 (2015)

The purpose of this code is to guide the conduct in meetings of Council and special committees including:

  • the election of the Mayor
  • the role of the Mayor
  • procedures governing the conduct of Council meetings
  • setting the rules of behaviour for those participating in or present at Council Meetings, and
  • creates offences for contravention of the local law and Code.

Banyule City Council Governance Local Law No.2 (2015) and the Meeting Procedures Code (2015) (its incorporated document) were adopted at the Council Meeting on the 27 April 2015. They both took effect on 1 May 2015. Changes have since been made to the Code in 2019.

Read Banyule City Council Governance Local Law No.2 2015(PDF, 228KB)

Read the Meeting Procedures Code(PDF, 241KB) and the Local Government Act 1989