Council Policies

View the Council Policies below. If you would like to search for a policy by name, please visit Documents and Publications

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Document name Downloadable files
Access to Legal Services for Elected Members and Employees - PolicyPDF document
Appointment of Acting Chief Executive Officer - PolicyPDF document
Awarding 'Honorary Freeman of the City of Cockburn' - PolicyPDF document
City of Cockburn Branding & Logos - PolicyPDF document
Compliments, Feedback & Complaints - PolicyPDF document
Elected Member Communication - PolicyPDF document
Execution of Documents - PolicyPDF document
Executive and Senior Leadership Team Remuneration and Performance Management - PolicyPDF document
Flying of Flags & Bereavement Recognition - PolicyPDF document
Formal Introduction & Review of Council Delegated Authorities & Policies - PolicyPDF document
Fraud and Misconduct Control and Resilience - PolicyPDF document
Live Streaming at Council Meetings - PolicyPDF document
Obtaining Legal & Other Expert Advice & Legal Proceedings Between City of Cockburn & Other Parties - PolicyPDF document
Privacy Management - PolicyPDF document
Public Interest Disclosure - PolicyPDF document
Records Management - PolicyPDF document
Related Party Disclosures - PolicyPDF document
Risk Management - PolicyPDF document
Sponsorship of City Events - PolicyPDF document
Structure for Administering the City of Cockburn - PolicyPDF document
LibrariesProperty Services Planning - Town Planning & Development

Access a list of all relevant local planning policies adopted under Town Planning Scheme No.3 below.


Document name Downloadable files
Public Open Space - LPP5.1 - PolicyPDF document
Incorporating Natural Areas in Public Open Space and/or Drainage Areas - LPP5.2 - PolicyPDF document
Control Measures for Protecting Water Resources in Receiving Environments - LPP5.3 - PolicyPDF document
Location of High Voltage Overhead Power Lines & Microwave Towers - LPP5.4 - PolicyPDF document
Local Development Plans - LPP5.5 - PolicyPDF document
Vehicle Access - LPP5.6 - PolicyPDF document
Uniform Fencing - LPP5.7 - PolicyPDF document
Sea Containers - LPP5.8 - PolicyPDF document
Rainwater Tanks and Renewable Energy Systems - LPP5.9 - PolicyPDF document
Filling of Land - LPP5.11 - PolicyPDF document
Retaining Walls - LPP5.12 - PolicyPDF document
Percent for Art - LPP5.13 - PolicyPDF document
Cockburn Coast Percent for Art - LPP5.14 - PolicyPDF document
Access Street - Road Reserve & Pavement Standards - LPP5.15 - PolicyPDF document
Design Review Panel - LPP5.16 - PolicyPDF document
Cockburn Central Percent For Art - LPP5.17 - PolicyPDF document
Subdivision & Development - Street Trees - LPP5.18 - PolicyPDF document
Structure Plans and Mobile Telecommunications Infrastructure - LPP5.19 - PolicyPDF document
Development on Local Reserves - LPP5.20 - PolicyPDF document

Public Health and Security Sport and Recreation Street Trees and Verges Subdivision Development Transport, Traffic and Parking

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Privacy StatementPDF document



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