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2019 By-Law Review

Council passed its By-Laws on 28 August, 2012 and they were gazetted on 13 September, 2012. The current By-Laws will expire on 1 January 2020. This means that pursuant to section 251 of the Local Government Act 1999 (the Act), they are due to officially expire on 1 January, 2020.
Consultation Dates:
Opened 15 May 2019 — Closed 07 Jun 2019


In accordance with Section 249(1) of the Local Government Act 1999, The Town of Gawler gives notice of its intention to make the following By-Laws as part of its 2019 By-Law Review.

1. Permits and Penalties By-law 2019
To provide for a permit system, set penalties for breaches of by-laws, provide for certain matters pertaining to liability and evidence, set regulatory requirements and clarify the construction of Council’s by-laws.

2. Moveable Signs By-law 2019
To protect visual amenity and public safety on roads by setting standards for moveable signs and providing conditions for the design, construction and placement of such signs in a manner which recognises the advertising needs of businesses to maximise economic viability.

3. Roads By-law 2019
For the management of roads vested in or under the control of the Council.

4. Local Government Land By-law 2019
For the management of all land vested in or under the care, control and management of the Council.

Members of the community are invited to provide feedback on the proposed By-Laws to assist Council in its decision making via the form below.

Hard copies of the proposed By-Laws are also available for inspection, free of charge, during normal business hours from the Council’s Administration Centre at 43 High Street, Gawler East SA 5118. Hard copy responses marked By-Law Review may also be mailed to Council, marked to the attention of the Chief Executive Officer at PO Box 130, Gawler SA 5118.

Feedback via hard copy and online must be received by close of business on 7 June, 2019.

For any information on the By-Law Review please contact Council's Team Leader Environmental Services, Mr Jack Darzanos on 8522 9211.

Response to By-Law Review

Response to By Law Review
Feedback via hard copy and online must be received by close of business on 7 June 2019.