Delegations Register

The Edward River Council Delegations of Authority were adopted by Council on 14 December 2017.

Delegations of Authority facilitate the effective and efficient operation of Parkes Shire Council by providing the General Manager with sufficient power and authority to generally manage, control and administer the affairs of Council on a day to day basis.

Under Secton 377 of the Local Government Act 1993, Council may, by resolution, delegate to the General Manager or any other person or body certain functions of the Council. In turn, the General Manager may sub-delegate under Section 378(2) of the Local Government Act a function delegated to the General Manager by the Council to any person or body, including another employee of the Council.