Have your say – Governance policies review

Consulting community members

We have reviewed a range of governance policies, in line with our commitment to maintain up-to-date polices and strategic reviews. We think these updates will help make our Councillor requirements clearer and easier to follow. Now we’d like to get your feedback. These draft updated policies are open for your feedback Councillor Code of Conduct […]

News from the Chamber – June 2024

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An update from the most recent Council Meeting that took place on 18 June 2024. More information is available at 2024 Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes. Final Drafts Council Plan Action Plan 2024-2025, Financial Plan 2024-2034 And Annual Budget 2024-2025 Council adopted the Year 4 Council Plan Action Plan 2024-2025, the Financial Plan 2024-2034 and […]

Community Engagement Policy adopted

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We have adopted an updated Community Engagement Policy that will guide how we ask for our community’s views on projects that impact them. The Policy will ensure that engagement is meaningful, transparent and aligned to best practices. The Policy highlights Council’s commitment to transparent and accessible engagement with the community, ensuring diverse communities are engaged […]

News from the Chamber – May 2024

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An update from the most recent Council Meeting that took place on 21 May 2024. More information is available at 2024 Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes. Planning Activity Update and Delegate Decisions including Planning Scheme Amendments Update – April 2024 This report provided Council with an update on: The status of Planning Permit Applications in […]

Volunteering in Brimbank – National Volunteer Week

Volunteer helping residents

In Brimbank, where diversity thrives and community connections are strong, volunteering is part of life for nearly 1000 residents. Whether it’s lending a hand at a local food bank, teaching someone a new skill, or simply being a good neighbour, volunteering is a way to build bridges and create connections across cultures and generations. It’s […]

News from the Chamber – April 2024

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An update from the most recent Council Meeting that took place on 16 April 2024. More information is available at 2024 Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes.  Draft Council Plan Annual Action Plan (Year 4) & Draft Annual Budget (including draft Financial Plan & draft Capital Works Budget) Council endorsed the release of the draft Council […]

Time to Stand for Brimbank City Council

Stand for Council

Do you want to have a role in shaping the future of Brimbank City Council? Are you passionate about making a positive contribution to your community?  Then now is the time to put your hand up to take on one of the most important leadership opportunities in Australia that enables you to make a difference. […]

Community event to support call to Fix the Calder

Fix the Calder community event on Saturday 20 April 2024 at 9.30am

Join us at a community event to support our call for the Federal and State Governments to Fix the Calder The event will be held on Saturday 20 April at Overnewton Gatehouse Hall, Keilor, from 9.30am. All are welcome. The Calder is one of Australia’s most dangerous roads and safety upgrades are urgently needed. A […]

News from the Chamber – March 2024

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An update from the most recent Council Meeting that took place on 19 March 2024. More information is available at 2024 Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes.  Planning Activity Update and Delegate Decisions including Planning Scheme Amendment Update – February 2024 This report provided Council with an update on: The status of Planning Permit Applications in […]

News from the Chamber – February 2024

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An update from the most recent Council Meeting that took place on 20 February 2024. More information is available at 2024 Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes. Planning Activity Update and Delegate Decisions including Planning Scheme Amendment Update – December 2023 and January 2024 This report provided Council with an update on: The status of Planning […]