Caretaker Policy Information Session

Dates and Locations: 
11 May 2018       Adelaide (LGA) – webinar available
16 May 2018       Mount Gambier
29 May 2018       Wudinna             
30 May 2018       Port Lincoln
1 June 2018        Clare

Duration: 1/2 day - 1:30pm to 4:30pm

For: Responsible council officers - general managers/ CEO’s and/or senior governance staff ) and elected members

Session Overview:
Under Section 91A of the Local Government (Elections) Act 1999 each council is required to adopt a caretaker policy to govern the conduct of the council (elected members) and staff during an election period. With legislative amendments mooted to both code of conduct and caretaker provisions, this training will ensure councils have an up-to-date understanding of:
- The intent and content of the legislation
- Governance and administration implications and timelines
- The responsibilities of elected members and staff
- Managing risks and potential exposure
Please note: to register for the webinar being delivered on the 11 May 2018 or any other queries regarding Election Training contact Emma Urvan on 8224 2035 or at emma.urvan@lga.sa.gov.au