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Authorised Officers Training

Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm 
Cost: $200 + GST - PP flat rate 
Delivery: face-to-face and online via webinar

For:  Authorised Officers, Customer Service Officers and Managers and staff dealing with Dog and Cat Management.
 
Session Overview:
This training session has been developed for Authorised Officers, including Customer Services Offices and all staff dealing with Animal Management. It has been updated since the recent changes to the Dog and Cat Management Act 1995 and references the Local Nuisance and Litter Control Act 2016, the Local Government Act 1999, the Fire and Emergency Act 2005 and the Expiation of Offences Act 1996.
 
The training will include:
   - Relevant Legislation updates
Information about:
   - Appointments
   - Jurisdiction
   - Powers
   - Roles and Responsibilities of Officers
   - SOP's
   - Communication
   - Expiation Notices
   - Evidence Gathering
   - Statement Taking
 
Presenter: 
Paul Kelly, Principal, Norman Waterhouse Lawyers
Paul Kelly is a Partner in the firm’s specialist Local Government Governance & Regulatory Services Team.  Paul’s experience includes governance, policy advice, administrative law issues and statutory interpretation. Representing client councils in contested matters in the Magistrates Court, the Liquor Licensing Court and Tribunal, the District Court, the Supreme Court and the Environment, Resources and Development Court, is a principal area of Paul’s practice.