Court Announcement

Tuesday, 20th September, 2016

At 1pm this afternoon, Justice Moore of the Land & Environment Court handed down his judgments in relation to councils fight against amalgamation.

Justice Moore upheld the Council’s case and ruled that the Delegate failed to address two mandatory requirements in his report and as such has not complied with the requirements under the Local Government Act.

Council will review Justice Moore’s full judgment and consider its options.

“On behalf of our residents, I am pleased with this outcome” said Mayor Sang Ok.