Coronavirus disease (COVID-19):

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a current health issue. We are regularly monitoring the most up-to-date information provided by the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services. Find out more.

Local Government Act

Find out more about the Local Government Act 1989 and recent moves to update the Act.

What is the Local Government Act?

The Local Government Act 1989 administers all local governments in Victoria. It which provides a framework for how we and other councils operate.

For further information and a copy of the Act, visit the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning website.