Public Notices

Council Meeting

The next Ordinary meeting of Council will be held at 6:00pm on Tuesday, 28 March 2017 at Council Chambers, 1 Merrijig Drive Torquay.

The public is welcome to attend this meeting


Special Council Meeting 
A Special Council Meeting will be held at 6.00pm on Tuesday, 11 April 2017 at Council Chambers, 1 Merrijig Drive, Torquay.

Council Mayoral and Councillor Allowances - Invitation for Public Submissions 

In accordance with section 74 of the Local Government Act 1989 Council must review and determine the level of Councillor and Mayoral allowances by 30 June 2017.  At its Ordinary meeting on 28 February 2017 Surf Coast Shire Council therefore resolved in principle to retain the remuneration levels for the Mayor and Councillors at the upper limit of the Category 2 range ie $76,521 and $24,730 respectively.

Council now gives notice of this intention and invites public submissions on the matter under section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.  Any submissions will be considered before a final decision on remuneration levels is made.

A person making a submission is entitled to request in their submission to appear in person or to be represented by a person who is specified in the submission.

Submissions should be in writing, include contact details and be addressed to:

The Chief Executive Officer

PO Box 350

Torquay 3228 VIC

Or handed in to Customer Service at The Civic Centre, 1 Merrijig Drive, Torquay 3228.

Or emailed to

Read the full agenda and minutes for the 28 February meeting.

The closing date for receipt of submissions is noon on Wednesday 12 April 2017.  A date and time for the hearing of submissions will be notified to submitters.