Latest news

Revealed: $30bn needed for ageing infrastructure

Under-investment in councils’ management of community assets is leading to increased risk, warns major forthcoming report.

Local government to lobby state on live streaming

Local government peak will seek exemptions to a new code that requires NSW’s councils to webcast proceedings.

Councils the missing link in health planning

Less than half of Australia’s primary health networks are collaborating with local government, study shows.  

Noticeboard: Peter Schneider appointed Warrnambool CEO 

Plus: mayors elected in Bendigo and Monash, and new CEO appointed at the City of Melville.

‘Total disregard for ethical responsibility’

Commonwealth entities should be audited to ensure they are complying with procurement rules, Senate inquiry says.

Smart fleets help councils boost mileage

From tracking the location of vehicles to understanding driver behaviour, telematics is transforming fleet management.   

Call for action on dilapidated bridges 

Expert says councils do not have sufficient funds to repair or replace thousands of ageing timber bridges.





Objective Connect Presents: STOP THE SHUFFLE

Save Time and Money by Digitising your DA Correspondence in 2019.

GN Operational report