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Local Law No. 1 (Administation) 2019 The purpose of this local law is to provide a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government's local laws, subordinate local laws and specified regulatory powers under legislation, and to provide for miscellaneous administrative matters To provide for -
(a) consistent and comprehensive processes for the local government to grant and regulate approvals to undertake prescribed activities; and
(b) authorised persons for enforcing local laws; and
(c) review of certain decisions made under local laws; and
(d) enforcement of local laws; and
(e) matters relating to legal proceedings; and
(f) miscellaneous administrative matters relating to meetings, fees, abandoned goods and seized and impounded items.
Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2019 The purpose of this local law is to regulate and manage the keeping and control of animals in the local government's area in a way -
(a) balances community expectations with the rights of individuals; and
(b) protects the community against risks to health and safety; and
(c) prevents pollution and other environmental damage; and
(d) protects the amenity of the local community and environment.
To provide for -
(a) the regulation of the keeping of animals in terms of how many, what type, how, and where animals can be kept; and
(b) the prescription of minimum standards for keeping animals; and
(c) the proper control of animals in public places and koala conservation areas; and
(d) the management of dangerous or aggressive animals other than dogs;  and
(e) the seizure and destruction of animals in certain circumstances; and
(f) the establishment and administration of animal pounds.
Local Law No. 3 (Community and Environmental Management) 2019 The purpose of this local law is to protect the environment and public health, safety and amenity within the local government's area. To provide for the elimination or reduction of risks and threats to the environment and public health, safety and amenity resulting from -
(a) inadequate protection against animal and plant pests; and
(b) vegetation overgrowth; and
(c) visual pollution resulting from accumulation of objects and materials; and
(d) fires and fire hazards not regulated by State law; and
(e) community safety hazards; and
(f) noise that exceeds noise standards.
Local Law No. 4 (Local Government Controlled Areas, Facilities and Roads) 2019 The purpose of this local law is to -
(a) protect the health and safety of persons using local government controlled land, facilities, infrastructure and roads, and
(b) preserve features of the natural and built environment and other aspects of the amenity of local government controlled land, facilities, infrastructure and roads.
To provide for -
(a) the regulation of access to local government controlled areas; and
(b) the prohibition or restriction of particular activities on local government controlled areas or roads; and
(c) miscellaneous matters affecting roads and stormwater drainage.
Local Law No. 22 (Aerodromes)  The purpose of this local law is to -
(a) provide for rights of entry and use of aerodromes controlled by the Local Government; and
 (b) provide for fees and charges for the above rights; and
 (c) provide for regulation of use of aerodromes; and  
(d) provide for the powers and authority of persons authorised by the Local Government for the purposes of this local law; and    
(e) provide for penalties for breaches of the local law; and    
(f) provide for liability arising out of use of aerodromes. 
 
Local Law No. 28 (Waste Management) 2018 The purpose of this local law is to protect the public health, safety and amenity related to waste management by:
(a) regulating the storage, servicing and removal of waste; and
(b) regulatingthe disposal of waste at waste facilities; and
(c) ensuringthat an act or omissiondoes not result in-
    (i) harm to human health or safety or personal injury; or
    (ii) property damage or loss of amenity; or
    (iii) environmentalharm or environmental nuisance.
 
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.1 (Alteration or Improvement to Local Government Controlled Areas and Roads) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate alterations and improvements to local government controlled areas and roads
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.2 (Commercial Use of Local Government Controlled Areas and Roads) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate alterations and improvements to local government controlled areas and roads
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.3 (Establishment or Occupation of a Temporary Home) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the establishment or occupation of temporary homes
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.4 (Installation of Advertising Devices) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the installation of advertising devices
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.5 (Keeping of Animals) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the keeping of animals
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.6 (Operation of Camping Grounds) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the operation of camping grounds
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.7 (Operation of Cane Railways) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2019 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the operation of cane railways
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.8 (Operation of Caravan Parks) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the operation of caravan parks
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.9 (Operation of Cemeteries) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the operation of cemeteries
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.10 (Operation of Public Swimming Pools) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the operation of public swimming pools.
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.11 (Operation of Shared Facility Accommodation) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the operation of shared facility accommodation
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.12 (Operation of Temporary Entertainment Events) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the operation of temporary entertainment events
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.13 (Undertaking Regulated Activities regarding Human Remains) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the undertaking of regulated activities regarding human remains
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.14 (Undertaking Regulated Activities on Local Government Controlled Areas and Roads) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the undertaking of regulated activities on local government controlled areas and roads
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.15 (Carrying out Works on a Road or Interfering with a Road or its Operation) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. To regulate the carrying out of works on a road or interfering with a road or its operation
Subordinate Local Law No. 1.16 (Depasturage of Animals on a Town Reserve) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2019 which provides for a legal and procedural framework for the administration, implementation and enforcement of the local government’s local laws, subordinate local laws and other regulatory powers, and for miscellaneous administrative matters. TO regulate the depasturage of animals on the town reserve
Subordinate Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2011, which provides for regulation of the keeping and control of animals within the local government’s area. To provide for -
(a) the circumstances in which the keeping of animals is prohibited or requires approval; and
(b) requirements for keeping animals, including minimum standards, mandatory desexing, proper enclosures, koala conservation and identification; and
(c) the control of animals in public places; and
(d) matters regarding the impounding of animals and the sale or disposal of impounded animals; and
(e) the conditions to be complied with by persons who offer animals, or a particular species of animal, for sale; and
(f) the declaration of a species of animal as a declared dangerous animal and the criteria for declaration of a specific animal as a declared dangerous animal.
Subordinate Local Law No 3 (Community and Environmental Management) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 3 (Community and Environmental Management) 2011, which provides for protecting the environment and public health, safety and amenity within the local government’s area. To provide for -
(a) declaration of local pests; and
(b) prohibition of lighting or maintaining certain fires; and
(c) declaration of fire hazards; and
(d) declaration of community safety hazards; and
(e) prescribed requirements for owners of land containing community safety hazards; and
(f) declaration of noise standards.
Subordinate Local Law No. 4 (Local Government Controlled Areas Facilities and Roads) 2019 The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No.4 (Local Government Controlled Areas, Facilities and Roads) 2018 in order to protect the health and safety of persons using local government controlled land, facilities, infrastructure and roads and preserve features of the natural and built environment and other aspects of the amenity of local government controlled land, facilities, infrastructure and roads. To provide for -
(a) the regulation of access to local government controlled areas; and
(b) the prohibition or restriction of particular activities in local government controlled areas or roads.
Subordinate Local Law No. 22 (Aerodromes)  The purpose of this subordinate local law is to supplement Local Law No. 22 (Aerodromes)