Policies have a long-term focus and are applied across Council as a whole. They form the foundation of our processes and set the standards within which we operate.


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The purpose of this Policy is to: 

  • Ensure access to Council information and services is controlled and secure.
  • The Council meets all its legislative and other requirements for information security and privacy
  • Council operations are not impacted by unplanned ICT loss of service 


To guide decision making by defining Council’s role in relation to affordable housing. The policy includes Council’s commitment to increasing the level of affordable housing for moderate income key and essential workers in the Berrigan Shire Area and outlines its role in advocating for local, social and affordable housing needs.

The purpose of this policy is to provide a summary of Council’s commitment to asbestos management and direct staff and the public to the Model Asbestos Policy for NSW Councils. 


The purpose of this policy is to provide guidance, clarity and consistency regarding the treatment of capital expenditure, depreciation, revaluations, disposals and acquisitions which will provide greater understanding and accuracy of Council’s capital requirements.


The purpose of this policy is to ensure:

  • Projects are properly managed and completed.
  • Risks involved in these projects are identified and managed
  • All parties understand their role in the project
  • User bodies do not by-pass Committees of Management and deal directly with the Council
  • Funding agreements are honoured and acquitted in line with any legal requirements
  • Assets created are appropriately recorded and recognised

This policy places the responsibility on the Council to effectively manage and deliver the project and to address any failures encountered – in line with its statutory power and budgeted resources


The purpose of this policy is to provide a framework for the installation, management, and operation of a closed-circuit surveillance system comprising cameras and associated equipment, software and systems (CCTV Program)


The purpose of this policy is to policy is to provide guidance for all Council workers, working with children, around what is required to ensure Berrigan Shire Council is providing a safe environment for children and young people and is meeting the requirements under the Children’s Guardian Act 2019.


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