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Making of Amendment Local Law and Subordinate Local Law No. 1 2018

Local Government Act 2009

 

GYMPIE REGIONAL COUNCIL (MAKING OF AMENDMENT LOCAL LAW AND SUBORDINATE LOCAL LAW) NOTICE (NO.1) 2018

Title

  1. This notice may be cited as the Gympie Regional Council (Making of Amendment Local Law and Subordinate Local Law) Notice (No.1) 2018.

Making of local law and subordinate local laws

  1. Pursuant to the provisions of the Local Government Act 2009, the Gympie Regional Council made, by resolution on 27 June 2018, Amendment Local Law No. 1 (Community and Environmental Management) 2018 and Amendment Subordinate Local Law No. 1 (Community and Environmental Management) 2018.

Local law and subordinate local law amended

  1. Amendment Local Law No. 1 (Community and Environmental Management) 2018 amends Local Law No. 3 (Community and Environmental Management) 2011.
  1. Amendment Subordinate Local Law No. 1 (Community and Environmental Management) 2018 amends Subordinate Local Law No. 3 (Community and Environmental Management) 2011.

Authorising local law for subordinate local law

  1. Amendment Subordinate Local Law No. 1 (Community and Environmental Management) 2018 is authorised to be made by Local Law No. 3 (Community and Environmental Management) 2011.

Purpose and general effect of the local law

  1. The purpose of Amendment Local Law No. 1 (Community and Environmental Management) and Amendment Subordinate Local Law No. 1 (Community and Environmental Management) 2018 is to enable Gympie Regional Council to continue to regulate the appropriate storage and removal of general waste and green waste from premises within the region following the planned expiry on 1 July 2018 of Chapter 5A of the Environmental Protection Regulation 2008 (the Regulation) and Part 2A of the Waste Reduction and Recycling Regulation 2011.
  2. The general effect of the amendment local law and amendment subordinate local law is to establish the powers within local laws (largely by replicating the expiring State legislative provisions) for the Gympie Regional Council to regulate:
    • storage and removal of general waste and green waste at relevant premises;
    • storage and treatment of industrial waste at relevant premises;
    • receiving and disposing of waste at waste facilities.

Anti-competitive provisions

  1. Amendment Local Law No. 1 (Community and Environmental Management) 2018 contains anti-competitive provisions, which have been the subject of a public interest review and have been retained in the public interest.   

Inspection

  1. A copy of the local law and subordinate local laws may be inspected and purchased at the Council’s public office and may be viewed on the department’s website at http://www.dilgp.qld.gov.au/local-government/laws/local-laws-database.html