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Review of Council Wards

At the Ordinary Council Meeting on 24 November 2015, Council resolved to undertake a representation review, for implementation at the 2018 Local Government Elections.

As part of this review, Council will be required to consider:

  • The number of Council Members;
  • The division of the area into wards and/or whether the division of the area into wards should be abolished; and
  • Ward quotas, including into the future

The Council may also examine:

  • What structures will promote community cohesion;
  • Consideration of historically significant or Indigenous naming for wards; and
  • Consideration as to whether the Council will have a chairperson or a mayor

Council currently has 16 Council Members which include the Mayor and 15 Council Members with a six ward structure.

 

The City of Playford invites community feedback on the Representation Review Report. The Public consultation runs from Wednesday 14th December 2016 - Wednesday 18th January 2017.

City of Playford Representation Review Report(1092 kb)

Written submissions are invited from interested persons and should be directed to:

Manager Governance, Sharmilla Toor
12 Bishopstone Road,
Davoren Park SA 5113
or email publicconsultation@playford.sa.gov.au

The Representation Options Paper will be available at the following Customer Care locations:

Playford Operations Centre, 12 Bishopstone Road, Davoren Park.
Playford Civic Centre, 10 Playford Boulevard Elizabeth.
Stretton Centre, 307 Peachey Road Munno Para

Any person(s) making a written submission will be given the opportunity to appear before a meeting of Council or Council Committee to be heard in support of their submission.

Further information relating to Council Wards can be obtained from the Electoral Commission South Australia or by contacting Council’s Governance Department on 8256 0174 or playford@playford.sa.gov.au

Post: 12 Bishopstone Road, Davoren Park SA 5113 | Visit: Playford Civic Centre, 10 Playford Boulevard, Elizabeth
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