Council Committees

Latrobe Council has several Special Committees convened under section 24 of the Local Government Act 1993 (Tas). Your Councillors also sit by invitation on many committees that are external to Council.

Councillor representative appointments to committees are made following Council elections.

Committee membership is shown below.

Section 24 Local Government Act, 1993- Special Committees

COMMITTEE NAME

REPRESENTATIVE

Australian Axeman's Hall of Fame Management Committee

Cr McLaren
Deputy Mayor Brown
General Manager
Building & Facilities Coordinator

Banksia Facilities Management Committee

Cr Sims
Cr Metske
Cr Young
Team Leader Community & Economic Development
Building & Facilities Coordinator

Bells Parade Development Committee

Cr Wicks
Cr McLaren
General Manager
Building & Facilities Coordinator

Elderly Persons Units Advisory Committee

Cr Sims
Cr McLaren
Cr Mead (proxy)
Team Leader Town Services
Community Development Officer

Latrobe Cemetery Committee

Deputy Mayor Brown
Cr Wicks

Latrobe Council Economic Development Committee

Cr Young
Cr Mead
Cr Metske
Cr Allison (proxy)
Mayor Freshney (proxy)

Latrobe and Districts Youth Centre Management Committee

Deputy Mayor Brown
Cr Young
Building & Facilities Coordinator

Latrobe Sport and Recreation Management Committee

Cr Wicks
Cr Mead
Cr Allison (proxy)
Green Spaces Officer
Building & Facilities Coordinator

Latrobe Tree Planting CommitteeCr McLaren
Cr Metske
Cr Young (proxy)
Team Leader Green Spaces

Moriarty Hall Committee

Cr Sims

Port Sorell Advisory Committee

Mayor Freshney
Cr Allison
Cr Metske (proxy)
General Manager

Port Sorell Caravan Park Committee

Cr Wicks
Cr Mead
Building & Facilities Coordinator
Port Sorell Performing Arts Development Hub - Sub-Committee of the Banksia Facilities Management CommitteeCr Allison
Cr Sims
Performing arts consultant - Simon Baldock
Community member - Helen Jaffray

Section 29 Local Government Act, 1993 - Controlling Authorities

COMMITTEE NAME

REPRESENTATIVE

Port Sorell Memorial Hall Controlling Authority

Cr Metske

Section 30 Local Government Act, 1993 - Joint Authorities

COMMITTEE NAME

REPRESENTATIVE

Cradle Coast Authority

Mayor Freshney
General Manager
Deputy Mayor Brown (proxy)

Dulverton Regional Waste Management Authority

Cr McLaren
General Manager
Cr Mead (proxy)

Section 34 Local Government Act, 1993 - Body Corporate

COMMITTEE NAME

REPRESENTATIVE

Local Government Association of Tasmania

Mayor Freshney
Deputy Mayor Brown (proxy)

Section 85 Local Government Act, 1993 - Audit Panels

COMMITTEE NAME

REPRESENTATIVE

Latrobe Council Audit Panel

Deputy Mayor Brown
Cr Young
Cr McLaren (proxy)

Section 21 Emergency Management Act, 2006

COMMITTEE NAME

REPRESENTATIVE

Mersey Leven Emergency Management Committee

Mayor Freshney
Deputy Mayor Brown (proxy)
Manager Infrastructure & Assets

Section 11 Water and Sewerage Corporation Act 2012

COMMITTEE NAME

REPRESENTATIVE

TasWater Owner Representatives

Mayor Freshney
Cr McLaren (proxy)