The Policy Manual [PDF, 1236 KB] is a document set by Council under which staff operate.

The Policy Manual is a living document with any new policies adopted by the Council added.  The Council has resolved to do a complete review of the manual after each triennial election.

The Policy Manual covers policies relating to the following activities and responsibilities of the council:-  dogs, archives,  records, advertising, bridges building, cemeteries, community awards, funding, consultation, council activities, community, planning, design, engineering, Environment Court, finance, graffiti, housing, insurances, land bank, leasing, libraries, liquor licencing, Long Term Council Community Plan, property numbering, road names, private rights of ways, plantations , public facilities, rating, remuneration, reserves , roads.