The Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (NSW), (GIPA Act), establishes a comprehensive system for public access to government information.
The objective of the Act is to:
Under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act) and the Government Information (Public Access) Regulation 2018 (GIPA Regulation) Council is required to make a range of open access information publicly available, unless there is an overriding public interest against disclosure of the information.
For details of the Council's structure and functions, the various kinds of information it holds and how it may be accessed, please refer to the Council's Publication Guide and Disclosure Log below.
If the information you are searching for is not currently on Council's website, it can be obtained by completing an Access to Information form
The following information is available to the public, and can be obtained by completing an Access to Information Form
Link to Online DA tracking
The following information relating to development applications is also prescribed as open access according to the GIPA Act:
Further information relating to current Development Applications can also be obtained by contacting the Statutory Planner handling the matter.
Fraud and Corruption
The City of Canada Bay is committed to maintaining trust within its community and with its stakeholders through a robust fraud and corruption prevention approach.
Our Policy outlines Council’s zero-tolerance position on any fraudulent or corrupt behaviour and establishes a framework to prevent fraud and corruption, proactively monitor, maintain and build awareness of its fraud and corruption prevention controls and strategies.
Fraud and Corruption Control Policy
Reporting Suspected Fraud or Corruption
You should report suspected fraud or corruption, in the first instance, to the City of Canada Bay using our online form.
You can also report fraud to the NSW Police and suspected corrupt conduct to the Independent Commission Against Corruption, or the NSW Ombudsman.
Independent Commission Against Corruption