Council Meetings are generally held on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month commencing at 7:00 pm in the Council Chambers at 1 Benerembah Street, Griffith.
Due to Covid-19 the Minister has allowed Council Meetings to be conducted with Councillors accessing the Meeting remotely, provided the public can access the live Meeting. In line with this directive, Council Meetings will be live streamed on the Council Facebook page.
Business Papers and Minutes
Council Meeting Dates
Members of the Public Attending a Meeting
Council Meetings are conducted in accordance with the Code of Meeting Practice. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, attendance at Council meetings is limited. If you wish to attend a Council Meeting in person you are required to book online through Eventbrite.
Members of the public can view Council Meetings live on Council's Facebook page. Please note that comments on Facebook made by members of the public during the meeting will be moderated.
The live stream will be stopped during Closed Council (confidential section) and recommenced after Open Council resumes.
The audio recording of the Council Meeting will be placed on Council’s website the following day and the audio visual recording will be available to view on Facebook for a limited time.
Members of the public attending a Council Meeting are advised that their image / voice may be webcast. Attendance at the Council Meeting is to be taken as consent to your image / voice being webcast.
Members of the Public Addressing a Meeting
In accordance with Council’s Code of Meeting Practice, public addresses to Council Meetings must be in respect to matters listed on the meeting agenda.
Members of the public can address a Council Meeting through the following options:
- Attend the Council Meeting in person at the Council Chambers,
- Attend the Council Meeting via Zoom Audio Visual Conferencing,
- Submit comments to be read aloud at the Meeting in writing.
Applications to address a Council Meeting must be received by 12 noon on the day of the Meeting. Applications are to be approved by the Mayor.
To lodge an application to address a Council Meeting please fill in the online application form below.
Members of the public addressing a Council Meeting are advised that the meeting will be live streamed and recorded for on-demand viewing via Council's website and your image / voice may be broadcast. Attendance at the Council Meeting is to be taken as consent to your image and or voice being webcast. Speakers should refrain from making any defamatory comments or releasing any personal information about another individual without their consent. Council accepts no liability for any damage that may result from defamatory comments made by persons attending meetings - all liability will rest with the individual who made the comments.
For further information contact Council's Governance Manager on (02) 6962 8100.
Audio broadcast version of Griffith City Council Meetings
Griffith City Council Meetings may be broadcast via local media and an audio version of the Council Meeting is available on the Council website which can be listened to on a mobile device or PC.
Recordings of Council Meetings cannot be copied, recorded, reproduced, reused or transmitted without the prior written consent of the Council.
Audio recording of Council Meetings will remain on Council's webpage for at least 12 months.
Audio from 19 January 2021
Audio from 8 December 2020
Audio from 24 November 2020
Audio from 10 November 2020
Audio from 27 October 2020
Due to technical issues parts of this meeting including the Council Prayer and Acknowledgement of Country, Apologies, Confirmation of Minutes and parts of Business Arising did not record. Please refer to the Minutes for more information.
Audio from 13 October 2020
Audio from 29 September 2020
Audio from 22 September 2020
Audio from 8 September 2020
Audio from 25 August 2020
Audio from 11 August 2020
Audio from 28 July 2020
Audio from 14 July 2020
Audio from 23 June 2020
Audio from 9 June 2020
Audio from 26 May 2020
Audio from 14 May 2020
Audio from 5 May 2020
Audio from 28 April 2020
Audio from 24 March 2020
Audio from 10 March 2020
Audio from 25 February 2020
Audio from 11 February 2020