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Complaints Register

REGISTER OF MINOR COMPLAINTS (s.5.121 of the Local Government Act 1995)

All complaints against the Shire of Dumbleyung Elected Members that result in a finding by the Local Government Standards Panel (under section 5.110(2)(a) of the Local Government Act 1995) that a minor breach has occurred must be recorded in a register of complaints.

Section 5.121(3) requires the CEO to publish an up-to-date version of the register of complaints on the Local Government's official website.

(1) The complaints officer for each local government is required to maintain a register of complaints which records all complaints that result in a finding under section 5.110(2)(a) or (c).

(2) The register of complaints is to include, for each recorded complaint —

            (a) the name of the council member about whom the complaint is made; and

            (b) the name of the person who makes the complaint; and

            (c) a description of the minor breach that the standards panel finds has occurred; and

            (d) details of the action taken under section 5.110(6) or (c).

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