Have Your Say

From formal strategies and plans, to informal opinion polls. Visit myTownHall  to have your say on current topics and consultations view past community consultations.

Planning Applications

To view City of Ballarat town planning applications visit eServices and select View under Town Planning Applications.

Naming Propsoals

Visit myTownHall - Naming Proposals for details on current naming proposal.

Projects and Strategies

Visit City Strategy Projects & Frameworks for a current listings of projects.

Planning Scheme Amendments

Visit Planning Scheme Amendments to view amendments to schemes.

Council Meetings

Council meetings are held on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at the Town Hall (cnr Sturt and Armstrong Street South, Ballarat) and commence at 7.00pm. Agendas, minutes and meetings dates are available online.

 


Road WorksTop of document.

 

  • Ballarat Skipton Rail Trail The section of the Ballarat-Skipton Rail Trail, between the Ring Road and Blind Creek Road, will be closed until June, 2018 due to the construction of the Ballarat Link Road. The Trail can be accessed via Blind Creek Road and the Avenue of Honour in Cardigan.
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To minimise traffic disruption, traffic is encouraged to use alternative routes where possible, as full and partial road closures will be in place during phases of the works.  Motorists are requested to approach the area with caution and to observe all warning and directional signage. Inconvenience will be kept to a minimum and your co-operation during this period would be appreciated. 


TendersTop of document.

Organisations are invited to bid for the supply of goods and/or services contained within Tenderlink. Suppliers must be registered to use the system. Registered supplier also receive email notification when tenders are published, can download documentation, and participate in forums.

Visit Tenderlink to view current and past tenders. Alernatively, Customer Service can be contacted on 5320 5500 to arrange for the documentation.

Expressions of Interest

Notice of Intention to Sell Land - Janson Road

The City of Ballarat hereby gives notice under Section 189 of the Local Government Act 1989 ('the Act') of its intention to consider the sale of a former road reserve (R1), which was discontinued and now formally gazetted in the Victorian Government Gazette 26 May 2016.

In the following image, the parcel is indicated in red.

Jason Road

Written submissions relating to the sale of land will be considered in accordance with Section 223 of the Act and must be received by the Property Department, City of Ballarat, PO Box 655, Ballarat, Vic. 3350, within 28 days of this notice.

Any person requesting to be heard in support of their written submission is entitled to appear in person or by a person acting on their behalf before a committee of Council, the day, time and place of which will be advised.

Should further information be requested please direct enquiries to Executive Manager Property and Facilities Darren Sadler on 5320 5500.

Notice of Intention to Sell Land - Park Street

The City of Ballarat hereby gives notice under Section 189 of the Local Government Act 1989 ('the Act') of its intention to consider the sale of a former road reserve (R1), which was discontinued and now formally gazetted in the Victorian Government Gazette 28 July 2016.

The parcel plan is indicated in image below:

Park Street

Written submissions relating to the sale of land will be considered in accordance with Section 223 of the Act and must be received by the Property Department, City of Ballarat, PO Box 655, Ballarat, Vic. 3350, within 28 days of this notice. Any person requesting to be heard in support of their written submission is entitled to appear in person or by a person acting on their behalf before a committee of Council, the day, time and place of which will be advised. Should further information be requested please direct enquiries to Executive Manager Property and Facilities Darren Sadler on 5320 5500.


Public NoticeTop of document.

DRAFT COMMUNITY LOCAL LAW 2017

Notice is hereby given that City of Ballarat intends to adopt the Community Local Law 2017 in accordance with section 119 of the Local Government Act 1989 (the Act). The City of Ballarat has commenced the process of developing the new Community Local Law 2017 to replace Community Local Law No. 17. The review has been undertaken by Council officers from all relevant departments and with assistance from expert legal counsel. The draft Community Local Law 2017 has been prepared with reference to the State Government’s Guidelines for Local Laws.

There are a broad range of matters that are addressed by the proposed Community Local Law 2017. These matters include the following:

  • Property, animals and waste collection;
  • Parking, vehicles, activities on roads and stock movements; 
  • Businesses and builders; 
  • Alcohol and smoking; 
  • Municipal places, reserves, landfill sites and buildings; and 
  • Administration of the Local Law.

A copy of the draft Community Local Law 2017 together with an explanatory report has been prepared and is available for viewing on the Local Laws page and for inspection at the City of Ballarat Customer Service Centre at the Phoenix Building, 25 Armstrong Street South, Ballarat.

Any person may make a written submission to Council under section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.
Written submissions must be received by Council by 5.00 pm on 25 August 2017.
Written submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, City of Ballarat, and sent by mail to PO Box 655, Ballarat 3353.
Any person who has made a submission under section 223 of the Act and has requested to be heard in support of their written submission is entitled to appear in person or to be represented by a person specified in the submission before the Council. The proposed Local Law will be considered at the ordinary meeting to be held on 27 September 2017. The time and place of the Council meeting will be advised in writing.

Details of submissions may also be included within the official Council Agendas and Minutes which are public documents and which may also be made available on Council’s website.
Council will consider any written submission in accordance with section 223 of the Act.

Any person requiring further information should direct their enquiries to Natalie Robertson, Executive Manager Regulatory Services, on telephone: 5320 5500 or email ballcity@ballarat.vic.gov.au.

 

Public Notices

 


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