Public Consultation

Public Consultation Process

Under the Local Government Act, Council is required to put specific items on public consultation. This aims to achieve a positive relationship with the local community and a transparent and responsive decision making process which encourages community participation.

Documentation relating to items on public consultation appear in the Border Chronicle or can be viewed at the Bordertown or Keith Council Office. Written submissions are invited from persons within 21 days of the notice or such longer period as determined by the Council or prescribed by legislation.

To download a copy of Council's Public Consultation Policy, please click on the below link.

Public Consultation Policy


The following items are for Public Consultation:


Comments are invited on Council's Draft Public Health & Wellbeing Plan.

Councils are required to develop a Regional Health Plan (RPHP) which will provide a strategic focus for public health activities within the region.  This plan must be prepared and maintained by a council, or where appropriate, a group of councils, as determined or approved by the Minister for Health and Ageing.  This document sets out the proposed actions for the next five years.

A copy of the draft Health & Wellbeing Plan is available from the Bordertown or Keith Offices or can be downloaded by clicking on the link.

You can make a submission until 5.00 pm on 26 February 2020 as follows:

  • Comment online on our Facebook page; or
  • Email us at
  • Write to use at: PO Box 346, Bordertown  SA  5268

For further details, please contact Director Development and Environmental Services, Rocky Callisto on 87 521 044.