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Local Laws Under Review

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Miscellaneous Review of Local Laws

Pursuant to the provisions of the Local Government Act 2009, Logan City Council made Amending Local Law No. 1 (Miscellaneous Local Laws) 2017 and Amending Subordinate Local Law No. 1 (Miscellaneous Subordinate Local Laws) 2017 by resolution on 14 March 2017.

The object of Amending Local Law No. 1 (Miscellaneous Local Laws) 2017 is to—

  1. amend the following local laws to make minor changes to amend references to legislation, correct grammatical or typographical errors and other inconsistencies—
    • Local Law No. 1 (Meetings) 1997;
    • Local Law No. 7 (Parking) 2003;
    • Local Law No. 9 (Licensing) 1999;
    • Local Law No. 11 (Roads) 1999;
    • Local Law No. 13 (On-Site Sewerage Facilities Operation and Servicing) 2012; and
    • Local Law No. 14 (Cemeteries) 2011.
  2. amend Local Law No. 10 (Public Health) 1999 to:
    • make minor changes to amend references to legislation and other inconsistencies;
    • reflect the requirements in the Transport Infrastructure Act 1994 for vehicles left unattended or found;
    • implement the resolution of Minute No 191/2016 of the Ordinary Council meeting of 23 August 2016 in respect of objects or material on premises which are not in accordance with the amenity of a locality or are unsightly when viewed from any point outside the premises; and
    • refer to a public interest disclosure under the Public Interest Disclosures Act 2010 as an alternative option which may be available instead of a nuisance complaint. The object of Amending Subordinate Local Law No. 1 (Subordinate Local Law No. 10.1 (Public Health) 1999) 2015 is to amend Subordinate Local Law No. 10.1 (Public Health) 1999 to insert requirements with which a fire must comply so that it is not deemed to be a nuisance.

The object of Amending Subordinate Local Law No. 1 (Miscellaneous Subordinate Local Laws) 2017 is to—

  1. amend the following subordinate local laws to make minor changes to amend references to legislation, correct grammatical or typographical errors and other inconsistencies—
    • Subordinate Local Law No. 1.1 (Local Government Meetings) 1997;
    • Subordinate Local Law No. 7.2 (Heavy Vehicle Parking on a Road) 2003;
    • Subordinate Local Law No. 9.4 (Heavy Vehicle Parking on Residential Premises) 2010;
    • Subordinate Local Law No. 9.15 (Kennels and Cattery) 1999;
    • Subordinate Local Law No. 11.2 (Installation of Utility Infrastructure) 2011;
    • Subordinate Local Law No. 11.3 (Gates and Grids) 2011;
    • Subordinate Local Law No. 13.1 (On-Site Sewerage Facilities Operation and Servicing) 2012; and
    • Subordinate Local Law No. 14.1 (Cemeteries) 2011.
  2. amend Subordinate Local Law No. 7.1 (Regulated Parking) 2003 to allow business parking permits to be granted and to include an additional off-street regulated parking area;
  3. amend Subordinate Local Law No. 11.1 (Interference with Local Government Roads) 2003 to—
    • make minor changes to amend references to legislation, correct grammatical or typographical errors and other inconsistencies; and
    • require that planting or maintenance of grass on a footpath has a finished surface ground level consistent with the original standard surface.

Consolidated versions of Local Laws

Council has, by resolution dated 14 March 2017, adopted a consolidated version of the following:

  • Local Law No. 1 (Meetings) 1997
  • Local Law No. 7 (Parking) 2003
  • Local Law No. 9 (Licensing) 1999
  • Local Law No. 10 (Public Health) 1999
  • Local Law No. 11 (Roads) 1999
  • Local Law No. 13 (On-Site Sewerage Facilities Operation and Servicing) 2012
  • Local Law No. 14 (Cemeteries) 2011
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 1.1 (Local Government Meetings) 1997
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 7.1 (Regulated Parking) 2003
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 7.2 (Heavy Vehicle Parking on a Road) 2003
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 9.4 (Heavy Vehicle Parking on Residential Premises) 2010
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 9.15 (Kennels and Cattery) 1999
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 11.1 (Interference with Local Government Roads) 2003
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 11.2 (Installation of Utility Infrastructure) 2011
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 11.3 (Gates and Grids) 2011
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 13.1 (On-Site Sewerage Facilities Operation and Servicing) 2012
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 14.1 (Cemeteries) 2011

Inspection

Copies of the local laws may be -

  1. inspected or obtained free of charge at Council's public office at 150 Wembley Road, Logan Central
  2. viewed on the website of the Department of Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning.