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Public Consultation regarding the Draft Order Making Policy Policy

In accordance with Section 259 of the Local Government Act 1999, (the Act) the Municipal Council of Roxby Downs invites written submissions from the community in relation to the Draft Order Making Policy.

The Order Making Policy applies to those circumstances listed in Section 254 of the Act which allow Council to order a person to do or refrain from doing something under certain circumstances outlined in the Act.  The Policy has been reviewed and updated to take into account changes made to the Act with the commencement of the Local Nuisance and Litter Control Act 2017.

Copies of the draft policy are available for inspection at the Council Office or can be downloaded here:

Draft Order Making Policy 2019(676 kb)


Written submissions should be directed to the Chief Executive and posted to:

PO Box 124
Roxby Downs SA 5725

or emailed to

Submissions must be recieved by close of business on Friday 14 June 2019

Roy Blight

Chief Executive




Draft Annual Business Plan & Budget 2019/20

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NEW: FB live session time stamps-

Council held a live Facebook session regarding the Draft Annual Business Plan & Budget on Tuesday 16 April 2019.  The session ran for 44 minutes and the link is attached below.  We have also attached a time stamp document below.  The time stamp document shows the timing throughout the session and specific questions which were asked and the answers provided by Council  This way you can fast forward to the section that most interests you.  The consultation period for written submissions closes on Monday 29 April with the final opportunity to provide verbal submissions being at a special public meeting on Wednesday 29 May at 6.30pm in the Council Boardtoom.  Further detail is provided below.

Facebook live session questions and time stamps(105 kb)
Replay the Facebook lives session here - please note the actual session commences at 2 mins 41. 


Community Consultation - Have your Say:

We are seeking your feedback on the Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget 2019/20.

Council has released the Draft 2019/20 Annual Business Plan and Budget for a period of Community Consultation from Monday 8 April 2019 to Monday 29 April 2019

The Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget outlines Council’s priorities and program of works for the next 12 months. It allocates funding for key projects and services, and shows how your rates are invested.

Council welcomes your feedback on this draft version, which will be formally considered by Council before adoption of the final 2019-20 Annual Business Plan and Budget in June 2019.

Your feedback will help us decide the priorities in the final Business Plan and Budget.

Access a copy here:  Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget 2019/2020(4873 kb)

Hard copies of this document are also available from the Council Office at 6 Richardson Place, Roxby Downs.


Consultation Pack Including:

-Key information regarding the Draft Annual Business Plan & Budget 2019/20

-Key Dates

-Submission Form

download here >  Consultation Pack Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget 2019/20(1437 kb)

Community Information Session:

An informal community information session will also be held at the Community Youth Centre on Tuesday 9 April 2019 commencing at 6.00pm.

This informal session will be presented by the Chief Executive, Roy Blight, who will provide an overview of the proposed Draft Annual Business Plan 2019/20, as well as inviting members of the public to make representations and ask questions.


Facebook Live Session:

Council will also be presenting the Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget 2019/20 via a Live Facebook session scheduled for Tuesday 16 April, 2019.  7-8pm.

Written Submissions:

Written submissions for Council consideration in regards to this document will be accepted from residents and ratepayers until 6.30 pm on Monday 29 April 2019. All correspondence in regards to Council’s Draft 2019/20 Annual Business Plan should be addressed to:

Draft Annual Business Plan & Budget 2019/20
Roxby Downs Council
PO Box 124
Roxby Downs SA 5725



Online submission 
scroll to the online submission form at the bottom of this page


Verbal Submissions:

Residents and ratepayers will have an opportunity to make verbal submissions at a public meeting to be held in the Council Boardroom, 6 Richardson Place, Roxby Downs on Wednesday 29 May 2019 at 6.30pm where a minimum of one (1) hour has been allocated to hear these submissions.





Contact Council

6 Richardson Place

Roxby Downs SA 5725

Monday to Friday

9.00am - 5.00pm

Closed Public Holidays

PO Box 124

Roxby Downs SA 5725

Phone: (08) 8671 0010

Fax: (08) 8671 0452

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