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Your LGAQ Policy Executive have just met on your behalf

They looked at recent submissions, upcoming launches and more. SEE the minutes.

LGAQ big data takes shape

This week was all about Big Data and our analytics team, LG Sherlock. We are deadly serious about implementing the highest standards around the use of data and building trust with the broader community.

Toowoomba calls for fair share

Toowoomba Regional Council is backing a campaign to increase the Financial Assistance Grants.

REVIEW: Animal Management (Cats and Dogs) Regulation 2009

Do you have feedback on the Regulation in general, specific elements of the Regulation, and any deficiencies? Let us know by Wednesday 27th February 2019.

Regional councils say Federal grants are key

This week's Assembly of Queensland’s Regional Organisations of Councils (ROCs) reaffirms the pressing need for Federal Financial Assistance Grants

Have your say - draft waste strategy

Provide your input for the LGAQ submission on the Draft Waste Management and Resource Recovery Strategy, needed by Wednesday 27 March, 2019.

Councils call for a better approach to dealing with drought

The deluge in the north has not meant an end to the drought in much of Qld.

Salute to our community leaders

As the floodwaters receded in Townsville, there were countless stories of people doing their utmost to help neighbours cope with the disaster.

Federal payments to flood-hit shires welcomed

Queensland’s peak body for local councils has praised the quick response by Prime Minister Scott Morrison to the emerging crisis caused by last week’s unprecedented deluge in north Queensland.

Councils donate to help flood victims

It is clear that communities in north Queensland will need an enormous amount of assistance to recover...

ROC Assembly meets ahead of election

The State’s Regional Organisation of Councils met this week to discuss advocacy priorities ahead of an imminent federal election.

Epic floods bring out the best of councils

Meeting nature's epic challenges includes doing the impossible in the most hazardous conditions and working unbelievable hours.

New guidelines for drinking water advice

The information is for councils to support planning and communication of ‘boil water alerts' and other water advisories.

Your future in procurement

Register your place at the 11th Annual Local Buy Conference 4-6 March, Brisbane. The conference will be valuable for procurement specialists, senior officers and CEOs.

Councils welcome new integrity guidelines

New guidelines on managing conflicts of interest in local government will help provide councillors with a clearer picture on what is expected of them in wake of integrity reforms.

What are the hot local government topics for 2019?

Your LGAQ Policy Executive meets this week to set the agenda and discuss ongoing policy and legislative issues. Take a look at the papers and chat to your district representative about your local issues.

From confusion to clarity

One of the issues that councils need to keep a weather eye on is governance.

What makes Western Downs proud, the highlights.

When your Council is the size of Switzerland, you have a lot of things that you’re proud of.

What makes Southern Downs proud? Ten facts and figures.

When you used to say solar energy, you wouldn’t say Southern Downs. But that’s about to change.
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