Engagement has concluded

Policy adopted by Council.

Policy adopted

At its meeting on Tuesday 25 June 2019, Council resolved to:

A. Adopt the draft Community Development and Services Policy.

B. Note the progress on the Manly Community Service Hub.

View the Council minutes(External link), Item 10.1, page 5

Report to Council

There is a report going to Council on Tuesday 25 June 2019 presenting the outcomes of public exhibition of the draft Community Development and Services Policy and recommending that the draft Policy be adopted. The report will also provide an update on the Manly Community Service Hub.

The Council Meeting will be held at 6pm at the Dee Why Civic Centre.

View the Council Agenda and report(External link), Item 10.1, page 52.

View the draft Policy in attachment 1(External link), page 55.

For requests to address Council please visit our webpage(External link).


The Community Development & Services Policy (draft) provides Council with a clear framework that focuses on facilitation and collaboration to achieve community outcomes.

View the Draft Policy

The Policy is aligned with Goal 11 of the Community Strategic Plan, ‘Our community feels safe and supported.’

The draft Policy will inform the nature and scope of Council community development programs and services into the future, including the provision of community service hubs within Council owned and managed buildings in appropriate locations throughout the Northern Beaches.

Obtain more information from the Council Report, Item 11.6, page 205

View Council minutes.

Have your say

  • Complete the submission form (note: engagement has concluded)
  • In writing to Northern Beaches Council, PO Box 82 Manly NSW 1655. Marked "Community Development and Services Policy"
  • Submissions close Sunday 7 April 2019

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