Development Act Enforcement Basics

9:30am to 12:30pm

Council Officers responsible for enforcement under the Development Act 1993.

Course Overview:
The course will assist Council Officers to develop effective techniques to investigate and enforce breaches of the Development Act 1993.

The first part of the course (presented by David) will cover investigation techniques, powers of authorised officers, cautions, evidence taking, interview strategies and the various enforcement options available under the Development Act 1993.
Topics also include:
    - identifying breaches
    - recommended investigation procedures; and
    - evidence gathering - when is enough enough?