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President's Message 4 October

4 October 2023 Local Government NSW President Cr Darriea Turley AM reflects on issues and achievements affecting local government this week. Read More

How the ACSC can help during a cyber security incident

3 October 2023 The Australian Signals Directorate’s Australian Cyber Security Centre has released a new publication for dealing with cyber security incidents. Read More

Feedback on resource recovery order and exemption templates

3 October 2023 The NSW EPA is progressing its review of the form and structure of the resource recovery orders and exemptions to make them easier to understand and use. Read More

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Events & Training

Image Improving Your Grammar and Punctuation Skills 6 Oct 2023 @ 9:00am Effective business writing is talk "tidied up", however, many people were never taught the basic rules of grammar and punctuation that help writers to achieve this. Read more
Image Planning for Non-Planners 9 Oct 2023 @ 9:00am This course will provide you with a practical introduction to the NSW Planning System. Read more
Image Local Government Early Childhood, Education and Care Forum 9 Oct 2023 @ 12:30pm An interactive forum that addresses potential compliance issues relating to early childhood, education and care employees in NSW local government. Read more

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