Council Meeting Schedule

All meetings are open to the public, unless Council resolves to close the meeting to the public to consider confidential items.

  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 21 November, 2017
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 12 December, 2017 (one week earlier)
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 20 February, 2018
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 20 March, 2018
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 17 April, 2018
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 15 May, 2018
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 26 June, 2018 (one week later)
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 17 July, 2018
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 21 August, 2018
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 18 September, 2018
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 16 October, 2018
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 30 October, 2018 (Statutory Meeting)

Special Council Meetings 

Special Council Meetings can be called during the year. When a Special Council Meeting is scheduled, prior notice is provided in the local newspaper and details are placed on this page.

  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 05 December, 2017 Oath of Office and Code of Conduct Declaration
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 08 May, 2018 To Adopt the Draft Budget 2018/2019, Draft Rating Strategy 2018 and Draft Council Plan 2017-2021 (Note: to be held at the Alexandra Oval Community Centre, 1 Waratah Avenue, Ararat)
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 12 June, 2018 To Elect Mayor and Deputy Mayor, Review Councillor representation on Committees and hear submissions on the Draft Budget 2018/2019, Draft Rating Strategy 2018 and Draft Council Plan 2017-2021 (Note: to be held at the Alexandra Oval Community Centre, 1 Waratah Avenue, Ararat)
  • 6.30pm - Tuesday 07 August, 2018 Confidential personnel matter (Note: as this matter is considered to be of a confidential nature, livestreaming of the meeting will not be available for this meeting.)
  • 6.00pm - Tuesday 11 September, 2018 to approve the financial statements and performance statements 2017/2018