Course Details

Local Government Act 1995 - Advanced

LGAA
This course has been designed to enhance the ability of participants to comply with their role as professionals under the Local Government Act 1995.
 
The course discusses our legal system, how to understand and interpret statutes and how to relate this specifically to the Local Government Act 1995. Other relevant Acts and Regulations are referred to throughout the course.
 
Participants will apply research skills to monitor and assess compliance and the impact of legislation on administrative action and Council decisions. Participants will increase their knowledge and skills in order to respond to questions or provide information to Council and Elected Members.

Introduction:

Target Audience:

All Managers and Officers who need to comply with their role as professional advisers under the Local Government Act 1995.

Learning Outcomes:

  • introduction to our legal system
  • Acts, Regulations and Cases
  • the role of the General Function, the Legislative Function and the Executive Function
  • Delegation, Authorisations and Appointments
  • compliance in action
  • governance and governing
  • the mechanics of advice to Council and Elected Members, and
  • delegated power under the Local Government Act 1995.

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Upcoming Workshops

Name Date Time Location  Spaces Cost
Local Government Act 1995 - Advanced 22 August 2022 09:00 am - 04:30 pm WALGA West Leederville 15 $578.00
Local Government Act 1995 - Advanced 28 November 2022 09:00 am - 04:30 pm WALGA West Leederville 20 $578.00