Under-investment in councils’ management of community assets is leading to increased risk, warns major forthcoming report.
Local government peak will seek exemptions to a new code that requires NSW’s councils to webcast proceedings.
Less than half of Australia’s primary health networks are collaborating with local government, study shows.
Plus: mayors elected in Bendigo and Monash, and new CEO appointed at the City of Melville.
Commonwealth entities should be audited to ensure they are complying with procurement rules, Senate inquiry says.
From tracking the location of vehicles to understanding driver behaviour, telematics is transforming fleet management.
Expert says councils do not have sufficient funds to repair or replace thousands of ageing timber bridges.
Researchers are examining the reasons why some NSW councils have decided not to participate in joint organisations.
Creating a welcoming environment for suppliers is often perceived as the antithesis of sound public procurement but it’s an essential part of any successful plan.
The leaders who thrive in government are those who embrace complexity, and who flourish while others get frustrated.In-depth
Experts warn that local government is among the sectors most ‘exposed’ to an ageing workforce, underscoring the importance of good workforce planning.
Experts say the Modern Slavery Act will significantly impact how governments and companies procure goods and services, so why aren’t more procurement managers ready?
Government News meets the individuals working to determine how government can best support communities affected by disaster.Spotlight
As the tier of government that's closest to people, councils are uniquely placed to deliver age-friendly services and infrastructure, says City of Unley CEO Peter Tsokas.
The City of Wyndham in Victoria is pioneering new ways of working and digital transformation as it responds to rapid population growth.
Objective Connect Presents: STOP THE SHUFFLE
Save Time and Money by Digitising your DA Correspondence in 2019.GN Operational report
We haven’t witnessed such changing times in the automotive business since the introduction of emissions laws in the 1990s, writes Allan Whiting.
Data sharing across agencies is a growing trend in Australian government, but even anonymised data can often be re-identified. A new Australian initiative aims to solve the problem.
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