Local Law 1 - Administration

Local Law 1 (Administration) 2011 (PDF) and Subordinate Local Law 1 (Administration) 2019 (PDF) applies across the Fraser Coast region being originally gazetted on 14 February, 2014 and amendments adopted 2 December 2015.

Fraser Coast Regional Council, by resolution dated the 18th day of December 2019, made Subordinate Local Law No.1 (Administration) 2019 which commences on the date the notice of the making of the subordinate local law is published in the gazette.

Upon making the Subordinate Local Law, the Interim Local Law 2019 and the Subordinate Local Law 1 (Administration) 2011 were repealed. 

This law provides a legal and procedural framework for the local government to administer, implement and enforce the local laws, subordinate local laws and specified regulatory powers under legislation, and to provide for miscellaneous administrative matters.

Topics covered include:

  • Prescribed activities
  • Approval requirements for prescribed activities
  • Enforcement of the local laws and authorised persons
  • Legal proceedings
  • Approval and review processes
  • Review and repeal processes
  • Dealing with abandoned goods and seized or impounded goods

Obtaining copies

Copies of the local and subordinate laws can be purchased from Council's administration centres, 77 Tavistock Street, Torquay or 211-213 Adelaide Street, Maryborough.

Last updated 10/01/2020