King Island Council - Tasmania
King Island Council - Tasmania
PO Box 147, Currie
King Island TAS 7256
Ph: 03 6462 9000
Fax: 03 6462 1313

Council Meetings

Council meetings are open to members of the public and are usually held on the third Tuesday of each month commencing at 4.30pm in the Council Chambers.
Correspondence on matters to be dealt with by Council should be addressed to the General Manager, PO Box 147, Currie, King Island 7256 and be received by 4.00pm on Tuesday of the week preceding the meeting.

The following is a list of dates for the meetings:

  • Thursday 28 January 2016.
    Please note this meeting date change.
  • Tuesday 16 February 2016
  • Tuesday 15 March 2016
  • Tuesday 19 April 2016
  • Tuesday 17 May 2016
  • Tuesday 21 June 2016
  • Tuesday 19 July 2016
  • Tuesday 16 August 2016
  • Tuesday 20 September 2016
  • Tuesday 18 October 2016
  • Tuesday 15 November 2016
  • Tuesday 20 December 2016
  • The Annual General Meeting date is still to be advised.

Public Question Time

The general public has access to Council meetings, by way of attendance to deliver oral submissions on matters of concern. The following rules and procedural timetable apply to matters to be raised in the Public Question Time segment:-

  • Members of the public may ask questions of the Council at every ordinary meeting of Council.
  • Questions from the public that do not relate to an item of business on the Council agenda for the current meeting are not to be permitted.
  • Question time will be for a maximum of 20 minutes.
  • A member of the public gallery will not be permitted to ask more than 2 questions of councillors and officers.
  • Members of the public wishing to ask a question are to stand, state their name, state the agenda item to which their question relates, direct their question to the chairman and if called upon by the chairman submit a written copy of their questions to the chairman.
  • If the question is not able to be dealt with at the meeting at which it is asked a written reply will be sent within 14 days to the person who asked the question.
  • There is to be no debate on the question or the answer to it.
  • A member of the public wishing to ask a question is entitled to request the assistance of a council officer in drafting the question.
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