News from the Chamber – February 2023

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News from the Chamber An update from the most recent Council Meeting that took place on 21 February 2023. More information is available at 2023 Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes.  Planning Activity Update and Delegate Decisions and Planning Scheme Amendment Update   This report provided Council with an update on: The status of Planning Permit Applications […]

Brimbank’s International Women’s Day celebrations embrace equity

Brimbank Council will deliver an exciting line-up of events for International Women’s Day, celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. International Women’s Day is celebrated each year on 8 March where we are encouraging everyone to embrace equity and raise awareness that our individual actions, conversations, behaviours and mindsets can have a […]

Popular community grants allocated with young people’s ideas in the mix

Residents will benefit from an injection of more than $600,000 allocated to not-for-profit community groups and organisations under the Brimbank Community Grants Program 2022-2023. The grants will help to deliver local projects, events and programs that improve health and wellbeing, sustainable living and community connections. “Our annual Community Grants Program provides essential funding for eligible local, […]

New swimming pool and spa barrier compliance requirements

New laws to improve swimming pool and spa safety introduced by the State Government have come into effect in Brimbank. It is now mandatory for owners of land where a swimming pool or spa is located to register their pool and to lodge a certificate of barrier compliance (CBC) with Brimbank Council. The certificate, which […]