Community Safety Committee

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Phil_Winterton_BHw01Nominations Open

Kiama Council is calling for nominations for membership to its newly formed Community Safety Committee, the Committee will be made up of: 

  • a nominated Councillor 
  • up to 2 community representatives
  • a representative of the NSW Police
  • a representative of: 
    •  the Southern and Central Precincts, 
    • the Jamberoo Residents and Ratepayers Association and 
    • the Minamurra Progress Asscociation 
  • Council staff

The objectives of the committee are:  

  • To implement strategies that help people feel safe in the community
  • To achieve low rates of crime throughout the Municipality
  • To develop, implement and monitor a Community Safety Plan
  • To monitor and review the operation of the street surveillance system, its policies and procedures
  • To identify and consider potential crime prevention strategies
  • To provide a forum for issue identification and discussion
  • To develop and implement a coordinated and prioritised work program for the Committee

Meetings

The Committee will meet every three months on a Thursday evening 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

Additional meetings may be held at various days and times as required for projects involving the Committee.

Application

Nominations will close Midnight Friday 15 March 2019

Nomination Information

Nomination Form

Questions and queries

Contact Council Community and Cultural Development Officer on 4232 0444 or council@kiama.nsw.gov.au