Documents on exhibition

Council prepares documents to plan for the future direction of our shire and to assist with our service delivery. Community consultation is a key element in preparing these documents.

You are welcome to view any document listed below and provide feedback. 

Please note: your feedback will be treated as a public document and may be printed in Council's meeting agendas and made available to the public. If you want your feedback to remain confidential, you will need to provide reasons for doing so. For more information visit Council's Your privacy page

Draft Disability Inclusion Action Plan (DIAP)

Council is reviewing its Disability Inclusion Action Plan 2017 - 2022. We want the community to provide their feedback to make sure the actions in the existing plan align with what people with a disability and their carers see as important. Your feedback will be used to help Council make its services, facilities, activities and information more accessible. 

Download the Draft Disability Inclusion Action Plan (DIAP) - PDF 

Submissions close: Friday 3 June 2022. 

Enquiries: Roberto Kenk, Social Planning Coordinator, Ph 1300 864 444

Provide Feedback

Feedback can also be provided in person with Council's Social Planning Coordinator, contact Council's Strategic Planning Section on 02 6686 1293 to book an appointment. Or you can request a hard hardcopy feedback form and mail the completed survey to PO BOX 450, Ballina NSW 2478.

For more information about the Disability Inclusion Action Plan and its purpose visit our project page.

Have your say on the Draft Delivery Program and Operational Plan  

Council is seeking community feedback on the draft Delivery Program and Operational Plan. This Program and Plan provide specific actions, works and services that will be delivered in achieving the outcomes set out in the Community Strategic Plan 2032.

The Delivery Program for the four-year period from 2022/23 to 2025/26, which includes the draft Operational Plan for 2022/23, outlines:

  • Services and key actions planned
  • Summary of the major capital works scheduled
  • Our 10-year Long Term Financial Plan
  • Rates, charges and fees proposed for 2022/23.

Council is now seeking feedback on the following draft documents:


Information sessions were held at Wardell and Lennox Head and livestreamed in Ballina. Before making a submission on the Delivery Program and Operational Plan, watch the livestream recording.

Watch the Livestream Recording

Submissions close: Friday 3 June 2022.

Enquiries: Linda Coulter, Manager Financial Services and Caroline Klose, Manager Communications and Customer Service, Ph 1300 864 444.

Council Policy on Public Exhibition

Council resolved to place the Investments Policy on exhibition for public comment.

Download the Investments Policy (Review)

Submissions close:  Wednesday 1 June 2022.

Enquiries:  Linda Coulter, Manager Financial Services, Ph 1300 864 444 

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The General Manager
Ballina Shire Council
PO Box 450
Ballina NSW 2478

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Ballina NSW 2478


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