Standards Australia has released a draft Australian Standard related to swimming pool safety barriers for public comment and local governments are invited to have their say. Responses are due by 31 December 2019.
The first intense rainfall post a bushfire catchments can cause a number of issues and impacts onto the drinking water quality. Actions should be considered as you enter the planning for recovery and potential impacts on water quality and supply.
Your 16 member LGAQ Policy Executive recently met on your behalf to discuss key issues and updates for the sector in Queensland. Topics included Belcarra 2, W4Q, and looking out for the needs of bush councils.
The Department of Justice and the Attorney General (DJAG) is seeking comment on the Government's interim response to the independent evaluation of the Tackling Alcohol-Fuelled Violence Policy (TAFV Policy).