Publications

Annual publications produced are available here and also in hard copy format in the Nedlands and Mt Claremont Libraries

Some publications and resources are available online to download as PDF files. You will need to use the Adobe Acrobat Reader to view these files. Some of the files may take time to open.

An alternative is to right click on the file you would like to view. Choose Save Target As. Save to your computer and open the file from there.

Strategic Community Plan

This is the principal strategy and planning document that reflects the community's long term (10+ years) vision and priorities and outlines what the Council will focus on.

Strategic Community Plan 2013

Corporate Business Plan

The Corporate Business Plan is the City’s implementation strategy of the first four years of the Strategic Community Plan. The current year of the Corporate Business Plan establishes the Annual Budget for that year

Corporate Business Plan

Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2013-2018

The City of Nedlands is committed to working towards a community that is accessible and inclusive of people with disabilities, their families and carers.

Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2013 - 2018

Annual Reports

Section 5.53 of the Local Government Act 1995 requires a local government to prepare an annual report for each financial year.

See the Annual Reports page

Public Interest Disclosure Information

The Public Interest Disclosure Act 2003 facilitates the disclosure of public interest information, and provides protection for those making such disclosures and those who are the subject of disclosures.

The Act provides a system for the matters disclosed to be investigated and for appropriate action to be taken. The Act requires the Chief Executive Officer of the City of Nedlands to prepare and publish internal procedures relating to the City's obligations under the Act.

Public Interest Disclosure Information

Governance Manual

Corporate governance is a system of processes through which an organisation makes decisions and directs, controls and monitors its operations. The systems are complex and are required by legislation. The Governance Manual assists the City to achieve its commitment to governance.

The Manual links the respective roles under the Local Government Act and other relevant legislation with the suite of available governance documents. It is designed to provide guidance and information to the major participants in all functions and governance processes of the City.

Goverance Manual

Delegated Authority Manual

The Local Government Act 1995 (the Act) allows for a local government to delegate to the Chief Executive Officer the exercise of any of its powers or the discharge of any of its duties under the Act. All delegations made by the Council must be by absolute majority decision.

The Act allows for the Chief Executive Officer to delegate any of his powers to another employee, this must be done in writing. The Act allows for the Chief Executive Officer to place conditions on any delegations if he desires.
A register of delegations, being this manual, relevant to the Chief Executive Officer and other employees is to be kept and reviewed at least once every financial year.

Delegated Authority Manual

Code of Conduct

The Code of Conduct is established for the purpose of ensuring that that the roles and responsibilities of Elected Members and Employees are understood and respected so that a professional working relationship is established and maintained in the interests of providing excellent customer service and good government for the City. The Code of Conduct sets out the principles and standards of behaviour, which are expected of both Employees and Elected Members.

Code of Conduct

City News

The City produces one newsletter a year in summer, which is delivered to residents and businesses in the City of Nedlands.

See the City News page

Your Rates Explained

The rates newsletter with a message from the Mayor is sent out annually along with rates notices to all ratepayers.

Your Rates Explained

Documents 
Strategic Community Plan
City of Nedlands Code of Conduct
Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2013/18
Public Interest Disclosure Information
Governance Manual
Your rates explained 2016-17
Your rates explained 2015-16

Documents

Strategic Community Plan

City of Nedlands Code of Conduct

Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2013/18

Public Interest Disclosure Information

Governance Manual

Your rates explained 2016-17

Your rates explained 2015-16