Amalgamation Toolkit

The Amalgamation Toolkit provides a practical level of support to councils undertaking an amalgamation and/or boundary changes.

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Capability Framework

LGNSW has developed a capability framework for local government to define the core knowledge, skills and abilities expected of elected members and local government employees.

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Crown Lands

Councils have a significant role in managing crown reserves which are important to the physical and social wellbeing of local people.

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IPART Review of Local Government Rating System

The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal of NSW (IPART) is currently undertaking a Review of the Local Government Rating System.

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Local Government Act Review

The Local Government Act 1993 is being reviewed by the Office of Local Government in several phases.

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Mental Health and Wellbeing Toolkit

A toolkit to help councils prevent and minimise psychological injuries and create a mentally healthy workplace. 

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NSW Local Government Workforce Strategy 2016-2020

The NSW Local Government Workforce Strategy 2016-2020 sets the direction for a range of initiatives and projects to address the workforce challenges facing local government in NSW over the next four years.

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Reform - Fit for the Future

The local government sector is facing extensive review and change as a result of the NSW Government’s local government reform agenda.

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