Governance and Finance
As defined in the Corporate Plan:
OBJECTIVE: to provide corporate leadership within an open, accountable transparent financial system.
PORTFOLIO: Cr Lyn Fraser
RESPONSIBLE STAFF: Chief Executive Officer
STRATEGIES and GOALS:
To provide honest, transparent and accountable corporate governance in line with corporate values.
To providing the wider community with confidence by effectively managing revenues and expenditure to ensure the financial viability of the Shire.
To achieve a customer focussed organisation that monitors, communicates and responds to community needs.
REGIONAL GOVENANCE ROLE:
To play a constructive leadership role in regional issues.
NATURAL RESOURCES & ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT:
To provide sustainable management of the natural environment through application of resources & enforcement of legislation.
To acknowledge the need for a safe environment in all aspects of Council operations.
To manage the development of land use in a sustainable manner.
TRANSPORT & COMMUNICATIONS:
To retain and improve the transport, communication and rural power network that services this region.
To develop and implement disaster management mitigation plans & strategies.