Ordinary Council meetings are generally held on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 5.30pm in Council Chambers, Civic Plaza.

These meetings are open to the public and the City of Palmerston encourages residents to attend and observe the formal discussions and decisions of Council.

Public forums

Open public forums are held prior to each ordinary Council meeting at 5.00pm in the Council Chambers, Civic Plaza.

These sessions provide a relaxed and informal atmosphere for general discussion. The community is encouraged to attend and raise issues, ask questions or simply inform Council of their views relating to a particular matter.

Public questions

Members of the public are able to submit public questions to Council which are considered at the ordinary Council meetings each month. Public question time will only be applicable to ordinary Council meetings.

Complete the question form and submit to the Chief Executive Officer by 12.00 noon the business day prior to the ordinary meeting, to allow time for a response to be provided.

Reviewable decisions

A reviewable decision is a decision or order made by council, or an officer of council, that is designated as reviewable:

  • By the Local Government Act Northern Territory or a by-law under that Act; or
  • By resolution of the council.

The following categories are designated by the Local Government Act Northern Territory as reviewable decisions:

  • A decision by the council or a council committee to reject an application for the correction of an entry in the assessment record (Section 154 (6) Local Government Act NT);
  • A regulatory order (Section 196 Local Government Act NT);
  • A decision to refuse to suppress a person’s name or address (or both) from publicly available material (Section 201 (5) Local Government Act NT).

To apply for the review of a decision please complete the application form

List of Reviewable Decisions: Nil

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Review of a decision application