Committees

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A Section 355 Committee is a committee established under Section 355 of the Local Government Act 1993, to assist Council with the operation and maintenance of various Council facilities and services. Under the Local Government Act 1993 Council is able to delegate some of its functions to a Committee of Council. Council uses this delegation and appoints community members to manage its facilities or functions through a Section 355 Asset Committee or a Section 355 Advisory Committee. Section 355 of the Act allows Council to exercise a function of Council and Section 377 of the Act allows Council to delegate functions of Council