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Local government in Australia

Donald M. Purdie

Local government in Australia

reformation or regression?

by Donald M. Purdie

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Published by Law Book Co. in Sydney .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Local government -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Donald M. Purdie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS8027 .P87
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 200 p. ;
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4955497M
      ISBN 100455194246
      LC Control Number76383801

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This book offers a general introduction to and analysis of the history, theory and public policy of Australian local government systems. Conceived in an international comparative context and primarily from within the discipline of political studies, it also incorporates elements of.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: CIP changed: formerly without an illustrator. For primary school students. Includes index. Join us for the launch of Dr Bligh Grant's and Dr Joseph Drew's new book, Local Government in Australia: History, Theory and Public sor The Hon Bob Carr, Director of the Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) will launch the is the first comprehensive book examining local government in the Australian federation for several decades.

This book offers a general introduction to and analysis of the history, theory and public policy of Australian local government systems.

Conceived in an international comparative context and primarily from within the discipline of political studies, it also incorporates elements of economics and public administration. According to statistics, there are upwards ofpeople employed in local government, and councils Australia-wide.

As it stands, The Australian Local Government Yearbook is distributed to local government professionals and to attendees of the National General Assembly – held yearly.

Some of the features in each edition include. The last few years have seen unprecedented change taking place in the Australian local government arena. In all states the functions and responsibilities of local authorities have been subjected to extensive reform.

New legislation has redefined the role of councillors. Local governments have been required to introduce more efficient and effective management practices and become more open and Reviews: 1. Local Government in Australia Paperback See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — — — Paperback — The Amazon Book Review Format: Paperback. History Edit. The first official local government in Australia was the Adelaide Corporation which was created by the province of South Australia in October The City of Melbourne followed in All of these early forms failed; it was not until the s and s that the various colonies established widespread stable forms of local government, mainly for the purpose of raising money.

Bluett’s Local Government Handbook New South Wales 18th Edition provides an ideal guide for new local government councillors, and a practical reference for local government officers, administrators and solicitors who practise in local government and planning law.

This established title clearly explains the functions and services of councils in NSW, and how they operate. Professor Carr stated that Local Government in Australia is an impressive ‘tome’ that comprehensively addresses many areas of contemporary public policy debates as well as thoroughly exploring the theory of local government: ‘The book underscores that all political theories - liberalism, socialism, conservativism, etc.- all have a theory.

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Start This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale. Mid This article has been rated as Mid-importance on the project's importance scale. We post out over 3, hard copy, printed directories of careers available in Local Government, each week to every Council in Australia.

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Get this from a library. Local government in Australia: history, theory and public policy. [Bligh Grant; Joseph Drew, (Writer on public policy and governance)] -- This book offers a general introduction to and analysis of the history, theory and public policy of Australian local government systems.

Conceived in an international comparative context and. The Commonwealth provides financial assistance grants to local government under the Local Government (Financial Assistance) Act Details are provided in this section.

National Awards for Local Government. The National Awards for Local Government recognise, reward and promote the innovative work of local governments across Australia. If you don't know much about the Australian political system, this book is as good a place to start as any.

It describes the 3 levels of government, federal, state and local. Though the latter is only briefly covered. The federal-state relationship is like that in the United States, and 4/5(3).

Each state has its own constitution setting out its system of government. Local Government Local Government areas vary greatly in size and character. The Sydney area is divided into about 35 cities, municipalities or shires, each with its own local council.

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Packed full of insights from government and digital leaders from around Australia, this is a practical guide for public servants and leaders.

It contains insights about the way digital technologies, platforms, and cultures are changing the business of governing and the design and delivery of public policy and services. Perspectives on Australian Local Government Reform draws upon the insights and expertise of an extraordinary group of contributors, drawn from practitioners with extensive and exceptional ‘hands-on’ experience in local government, as well as scholars of Australian local government.

The book seeks to blend the wisdom derived from long years. Australia has three “levels” of government (mostly): 1. Federal — the Commonwealth Government of Australia, handles international relations, commerce between the states, taxation, and suchlike.

State — there are six states, plus the Northern Te. “In Year 5 & 6, students develop knowledge and understanding of the key features and processes of Australia’s system of government and examine civic issues.

Students develop their understanding of citizenship in the context of local, national, regional and global communities, and the skills that enable active citizenship.WESTERN AUSTRALIA LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT (No.

74 of ) ARRANGEMENT Page PART 1 — INTRODUCTORY MATTERS Short title 2 Commencement 2 Content and intent 2 Interpretation 3 Descriptions in italics not part of the law 9 Crown not generally bound 9 Local public notice 10 Statewide public notice 10 File Size: KB.The Australian Local Government Association is the national voice of local government, representing councils across the country.

In structure, ALGA is a federation of .