Local Laws help communities to be more liveable spaces by regulating certain behaviours, such as the explaining the types and numbers of animals that can be kept within a town area.
We establish Local Laws under the power of the Local Government Act 2009.
Council, on 18 October 2018, adopted new Local Laws which will be introduced from 1 January 2019.
The new laws will be uploaded to our website and available from our office once approved by the Queensland Minister for Local Government.
A number of Local Laws apply across the Balonne Shire Council area: