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Local Laws

Council’s Regulatory Services Department supervises and enforces statutory requirements under a number of acts, regulations, Codes of Practice and Local Laws. Council has adopted a number of local laws that aim to protect and enhance the community’s general way of life and wellbeing.

Community Local Law No. 2

Community Local Law No. 2

Provides a safe and healthy environment where residents enjoy a quality of life that meets the general expectations of the community.
Regional Livestock Exchange Local Law 2021

Regional Livestock Exchange Local Law 2021

This Local Law applies to the Swan Hill Regional Livestock Exchange.
Drinking in public spaces (consumption of alcohol)

Drinking in public spaces (consumption of alcohol)

Drinking alcohol in public places is prohibited in many parts of our municipality.

See also

Abandoned vehicles

Abandoned vehicles

Authorised Officers will investigate and determine if a vehicle is considered abandoned or is unregistered.
Trees, plants and ground covers

Trees, plants and ground covers

Residents must keep trees, plants and ground covers within their property lines.
Caravans and camping

Caravans and camping

Our region has so much to offer to camping enthusiasts!
Dangerous and unsightly property

Dangerous and unsightly property

Council's Community Local Law No. 2 requires property owners and occupiers to maintain their properties throughout the year.
Business Permits

Business Permits

We issue a number of different permits to local businesses and organisations.
Parking

Parking

Disabled Parking Permits. Parking Infringements.
Littering and illegal dumping

Littering and illegal dumping

Council officers take littering and illegal dumping very seriously.

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