Toowoomba Aerodrome Advisory Committee

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Purpose

The Toowoomba Aerodrome Advisory Committee provides the community with a link to Council regarding aerodrome issues and provides Council with guidance and assistance on the functions and responsibilities listed below.

Functions

The primary functions of the Toowoomba Aerodrome Advisory Committee are to:

Committee goals for 2017

Current committee members

Assisting are:

Terms of reference

Membership regulations

The Toowoomba Aerodrome Advisory Committee will consist of up to eight members, which must include a minimum of one Councillor, appointed by a resolution of Council.  Where any Councillor cannot attend a meeting of the advisory committee, another Councillor delegated by the first Councillor may act as a member of the Advisory Committee for that meeting. The remainder of the Committee will be appointed by the Chief Executive Officer, in consultation with Council's appointed representative, after offers of interest are called in the manner described below.

All members of the Advisory Committee may vote on business before the committee, except where the member has a conflict of interest.

If any member of the advisory committee is absent from three consecutive meetings without having obtained leave of absence from the committee, the member’s continued membership on the advisory committee will be referred to the Chief Executive Officer for determination.

The advisory committee has the authority to establish special interest sub-groups and working groups as required addressing specific matters identified by the advisory committee. These sub-groups (established under the same terms and conditions as the advisory committee) must report back to the advisory committee.

The terms of reference and operation of the advisory committee will be reviewed on an annual basis with the aim of ensuring its ongoing relevance and sustainability.

Background/scope

The Toowoomba Aerodrome Advisory Committee is constituted under Section 264 and 265 of the Local Government Regulations 2012, which empowers the Toowoomba Regional Council to appoint advisory committees.

Tenure of committee and membership

The Toowoomba Aerodrome Advisory Committee shall be established for the period of the term of the current elected Council, unless disbanded earlier by Council resolution.

Last Updated: Friday, 02 November 2018 14:39