Council meetings are the most important part of a Council's operations. The decisions made by Elected Members at formal Council meetings provide the direction and authority for the ongoing operation of the Council.
Council committees support Council decision-making. They are established to perform a specific function on behalf of the Council. Elected Member appointments to committees are made by the Council when each committee is established.
The Council's organisational structure is designed to meet the demands of a varied and vibrant community in a responsive and effective manner. The Council is structured as five departments, led by an Executive Leadership Team.
The Audit Committee provides independent advice and recommendations to Council on matters relating to corporate and financial governance such as risk management, financial reporting, long-term planning and internal audit functions.
Boundary Change Committee
The Boundary Change Committee provides information and advice regarding the Campbelltown City Council Woodforde/Rostrevor boundary change proposal.
CEO Performance Review Panel
The CEO Performance Review Panel provides advice to Council on matters relating to the performance and development of the Chief Executive Officer, by setting goals and KPIs and reviewing performance metrics.
Adelaide Hills Council meetings are conducted in accordance with legislation. Decisions made at Council meetings are an important part of Council's operations, and provide the direction and authority for ongoing operations of the Council.
Council Assessment Panel
The Council Assessment Panel is an independent planning authority appointed by Council to make decisions on development applications presented by Council planning staff.
Information and Briefing Sessions
Information and briefing sessions are conducted by the CEO or senior staff members for Council and committee members, to enhance their understanding of key issues and ensure they are adequately informed for better decision making.
Released Confidential Items
From time to time the public may be excluded from attending Council and committee meetings with public access to any documents forming part of the confidential discussion often released at a specific point in time.
Agenda and Minutes Archive
Search the archive of Council and committee meeting agendas and minutes.