Notice of Intention to Suspend North Sydney Council

ON 15 SEPTEMBER 2014, the Minister for Local Government issued North Sydney Council with a Notice of Intention to Suspend under s438I of the Local Government Act 1993 (NSW).

Under the Act, the Minister has the power to suspend the Council and install an interim administrator for a period of 3 months to “restore the proper or effective functioning of the council”.

The Council has 14 days from 15 September to respond with a submission. The Minister will consider the submission before deciding whether or not to suspend the Council.

The Mayor intends to hold an Extraordinary General Meeting, open to the public.

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