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Audit Committee

Audit Committee

The purpose of the committee is to provide independent advice and recommendation on matters relating to corporate and financial governance, including:

  • Ensuring Council’s compliance with relevant legislation.
  • Ensuring the processes are in place that leads to the provision of value for money services to the community.
  • Ensuring the strategic objectives of Council are met.
  • Ensuring the maintenance of an adequate internal control framework.
  • Maintenance of an independent and objective internal and external audit function.

Members of the committee, including a chairman, are appointed by Council every two years. The committee consists of five members - three elected members of Council and two independent representatives. The independent members have recent and relevant experience in financial management, risk management and internal/external audit.

2021 Audit Committee Dates
15th February
19th April
7th June
27th September
15th November

Click here for the agendas and minutes from the Audit Committee meetings.