Public question time

Public question time is an opportunity for members of the public to have questions answered at Council Meetings. 

Check the schedule of when Council meets.

Submit a question

Questions must be in writing and can be submitted by either:

  • submitting an online question form (below) by 3pm on the day of a Council Meeting; or 
  • placing a hard copy question form(PDF, 140KB) in the Question Box in the Council Chamber foyer by 7.30pm on the day of a Council Meeting. 

Please note that questions submitted late will either:

  • be dealt with at the next Ordinary Council Meeting, or;
  • be answered in writing at the discretion of the Chief Executive Officer.

We will contact you on the outcome of your question.

Click here to view form.

Things to remember

  • Please keep questions brief
  • Two questions per person are allowed
  • The Chairperson has the discretion to decide that questions may be responded to either verbally at the meeting, or later in writing

What happens next?

  • Your question will read out at the next meeting
  • The response to your question will also be read out 
  • A written response may be provided if the question can’t be answered during the meeting