Public Notices

'Public notice' means a notice published in a newspaper generally circulating in the Darebin municipal district. Official Darebin City Council public notices are published in The Age and copies of the notices are often published in the Preston Leader and/or Northcote Leader newspaper.

Examples of when a Council is required to give public notice include:
Council meetings and some Committee meetings
  • Making a Local Law
  • Adopting the Annual Budget
  • Declaring a general or special rate
  • Adopting a Council Plan
  • Voters' roll and election matters
  • Sale or lease of land
  • Some road works, traffic management and drainage proposals

Current Notices

2017 Ordinary Council and Planning Committee Meetings - Advertised The Age on 22 March 2017

Advertised Public Notice - Proposed Sale of Land Pellew Street and Taylor Avenue Reservoir - Advertised Preston and Northcote Leaders 13 and 14 June 2017

Advertised Public Notice - Darebin Planning Scheme - Notice of Approval Amendment C137 - Advertised Northcote and Preston Leaders 20 and 21 June 2017

Advertised Public Notice - Notice of Special Council Meeting 24 July 2017 - Advertised The Age 12 July 2017 and Preston and Northcote Leaders 18 and 19 July 2017

Advertised Public Notice - Adopted 2017-2018 Council Budget - Advertised Preston and Northcote Leaders 18 and 19 July 2017

Advertised Public Notice - Governance Local Law 2017 - Advertised The Age 19 July 2017, Preston and Northcote Leader 25 and 26 July and The Victoria Government Gazette 27 July 2017