Expert Panel on Constitutional Recognition
The Expert Panel on Constitutional Recognition of Local Government released its Discussion Paper on 22 September for public comment by 4 November.
ALGA's Submission to Expert Panel
ALGA lodged its submission to the Expert Panel on 26 October.
ALGA urges all councils to take the opportunity to make a submission. Councils should feel free to draw upon ALGA's submission as required. The covering letter provides a brief overview of the main points of ALGA's submission.
Expert Panel Report
The Expert Panel reported on 22 December. You can find the Expert Panel report here.
Minister Simon Crean's Press Release can be viewed here.
ALGA's Press Release welcoming the report is available here