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Cairns City Council

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Local Government
State/Country:New South Wales, Australia
Summary Information:
Cairns City Council was created in 1995 through an amalgamation of the former Cairns City Council and Mulgrave Shire Council. The council provides facilities and services, and administers regulations, which enhance the lifestyle and wellbeing of a diverse community.
Services and administration include:
-Building, subdivision and development approval;
Children's, youth and senior citizens services;
-Provision of eight libraries;
-Environmental management;
-Recreation and sports facilities, including six public swimming pools;
-Roads and drainage;
-Urban planning;
-Waste collection;
-Water supply; and
-Administration of local laws such as animal control and regulated parking.

Related Entries

  • Cairns Esplanade Project Agreement Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Djabugay v Queensland [2004] FCA 1652 - Respondent
  • Barron Gorge National Park Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Mandingalbay Yidinji People and Cairns City Council Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Mundraby v State of Queensland [2006] FCA 436 - Respondent
  • Telstra Mandingalbay Yidinji People Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Vera Florence Ketchell and Ors on their own behalf and on behalf of the Ngadjon-Jii People v State of Queensland [2007] FCA 1937 - Respondent

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