Media and Community Awareness and Engagement Policy

Policy 2.3 Version 3
Adopted 19 August 2014



  1. To provide the media and, through it, the community accurate information about Kempsey Shire Council activities and other matters that affect the administration of the Shire.
  2. To ensure consistency in the way Councillors and Council staff deal with the media on a day to day basis.
  3. To increase levels of community awareness and engagement in the planning for implementation and management of Council's services.
  4. To provide local Members of Parliament an insight into matters of concern or benefit for the community which gives rise to the representations.

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