Megan Carew, Sessional Member at VCAT will brief the sector on recent changes. She will specifically cover the reimbursement of fees in the Planning and Environment list, how it will operate, the matters the Tribunal must consider and how it relates to the power to award costs.
Date: Friday 23 January 2015
Date: Wednesday 28 January 2015
Social enterprise and local government forum
Market based ventures to address social needs
The Social Enterprise and Economic Development in Local Government is an initial one day workshop designed to provide elected members, executives, managers and field staff, particularly in the Economic Development, Community Development and Council Services sections, with an insight into Social Enterprise as a tool to support the mutual Local Government objectives of economic and community development.
Date: Wednesday 18 February 2015
Date: Thursday 19 February 2015
Smart Urban Futures 2015
Building Liveable, Walkable, Sustainable Communities
This conference will examine how to design communities to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
Date: Wednesday 25 March 2015
Company Directors Course
April - May 2015
Many councillors have completed the Company Directors Course to enhance their own learning and development, contribute to their councils at a higher level and create new opportunities for themselves. This course is being offered through the MAV for councillors and senior local government officers only.
Date: Thursday 23 April 2015