Thursday, February 02, 2023

Council Policies

Berrigan Shire Council’s Policy Register draws together the administrative and operational policies adopted by the Council. The policies, along with many other internal and external documents, set the framework within which Council fulfills its service and regulatory responsibilities under relevant statutes.

Copies of the following policies may be viewed at the Council Office in Berrigan during office hours, any linked below can be viewed online.

Policy Name
 Access to Council Information
Access Control Policy
Asbestos Policy
Asset Accounting
Asset Management
Berrigan Shire Library Service – Patron Code of Conduct
Capital Works on Community Facilities
CCTV Policy
Child Safety
Claims Management Policy
Clothing & Protective Equipment
Commemorative Wreaths
Commercial Credit
Communication Devices & the Internet
Community Assistance
Community Engagement Framework and Community Participation Plan
Community Garden Policy
Contaminated Land Management
Contributory Footpath and Kerb and Gutter Schemes 
Corporate Credit Cards
Council Operated Enterprises
Councillor Expenses and Facilities
Councillor Induction and Professional Development Policy
Customer Request/Suggestion
Debt Management and Hardship
Discrimination, Workplace Bullying & Harassment
Drug & Alcohol Free Workplace
Early Issue of Subdivision Certificates
Employee Assistance Program
Equal Employment Opportunity
Event Management
Family and Domestic Violence
Fraud Control
Fuel Card
Heat Stress
Information and Communication Technology
Internal Reporting and Protected Disclosures
Investment Policy
Legislative Compliance
Library Collection
Library Service Children & Young Persons
Liquid Trade Waste Regulation
Local Preference
Monumental & Lawn Cemeteries
Naming of Streets, Roads and Public Places
Outdoor Dining & Footpath Trading
Overdue, Lost and Damaged Library Materials
Payment of Expenses & The Provision of Facilities for Mayors & Councillors
Permanent Water Saving Rules
Playground Management
Policy For Street Naming and Addressing
Pre-Medical Employment
Private Employment
Private Use of Council Vehicles
Procurement & Disposal
Public Internet Usage
Recognition of Service
Records Management
Reimbursement of Relocation Expenses
Related Party Disclosure Policy
Relocation of Previously Used Residences
Risk Management Policy & Framework
Roadside Hazard Treatment
Salary Packaging
Signs as Remote Supervision
Social Justice Framework
Social Media
Staff and Councillors Interaction Policy
Staff Remuneration Package Review
Statement of Revenue
Strategic Partnerships Framework and Policy
Street Stall
Supervision and Hiring Arrangements for Community Swimming Pools
Training & Development
Tree Management
Preferred Tree Species List
Undetected Leaks
Use of the Council Chambers
User Fees & Charges
Volunteer Recognitiion
Waste Collection & Disposal
Water & Sewer Supply
Water Trading
Work Health & Safety
Works Within Road Reserves
Workplace Rehabilitation
Workplace Smoking Policy

Contact Us

(03) 5888 5100
(03) 5885 2092
56 Chanter Street, Berrigan, NSW, 2712

Hours of Operation

The Berrigan Shire Council is open:

8am to 5pm Monday to Friday

The Bendigo Bank – Berrigan Agency is open:


9:00AM - 4:00PM Monday to Friday

Closed on public holidays