Changes to attendance at Council Meeting due to COVID-19

On Friday 24 April 2020 the COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 received Royal Assent and provides for Council to meet and it is deemed to be open to the public if the meeting is streamed live on the internet.  Therefore the public are not to attend Council Meetings being held at the Civic Centre in person, but are encouraged to watch the meeting via Facebook Live on Wyndham City Living   In accordance with Council’s normal Public Question Time process, questions can be submitted prior to Noon on the day of the Meeting.  Answers to these questions will be provided during the Council Meeting and included in the Minutes of the Meeting.  If you have any questions please contact our Governance team on 9742 0777 or governance@wyndham.vic.gov.au

Wyndham City has made provision in the Business Agenda of each Meeting of Council, to hold a Public Question Time session. There are rules governing the conduct of Public Question Time, which are outlined in sub clause 6.25 of the Governance Rules.

Maximum number of questions

You can lodge a maximum of two questions.

Time limit for lodging a question

Questions must be submitted no later than midday on the day of the Council Meeting. Questions submitted after midday on the day of the Council Meeting will not be answered at the Meeting.  

Lodging a question

There are several ways to lodge a question.

You can lodge a public question:

The receipt of your question will be acknowledged via email. 

Please remember that the person who is named as the submitter on the public question time form must be at the Council Meeting during public question time for the question to be considered. 

Response to Public Questions

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