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On exhibition for public comment and Expressions of Interest

As part of its decision-making processes,  Orange City Council frequently puts significant proposed changes of policy or direction on public exhibition to invite comment from the community, before a final decision is taken.

Other opportunities to engage with the council are put openly to the whole community when the Council seeks 'expressions of interest' on a proposal.

On this page, you can find details of a number of matters which are currently up for public comment or seeking expressions of interest.

Under each subject heading you can find:

  • links where you can find more information or download documents.
  • the deadline date for making a comment or expressing an interest.
  • and also find how details of how to make a public submission.

There are currently two items on exhibition for public comment, or to seek expressions of interest.


1. Disability Inclusion Action Plan

Orange City Council has developed a Disability Inclusion Action Plan as required under the Disability Inclusion Act 2014. Blayney, Cabonne and Orange Councils resolved to take a collaborative approach to the development of a joint plan with individual strategies and actions. The Disability Inclusion Action Plan will underpin Council’s commitment to providing quality facilities and services that enable people with disability to fully participate in our communities.

Report and Disability Inclusion Action Plan


DEADLINE :  5.00pm - Friday 2 June 2017


2.  Integrated Planning and Reporting Documents

Council resolved to place on public exhibition the following documents seeking public comment:

Draft Delivery/Operational Plan 2017/18 - 2020/21

Draft Community Strategic Plan 2017/18 – 2026/27

Draft Resourcing Strategy

  • Long Term Financial Plan 2017/18 – 2026/27

  • Asset Management Strategy 2017/18 – 2036/37

  • Workforce Management Plan 2017/18 – 2020/21

These documents may be inspected at the Orange Civic Centre, corner Byng Street and Lords Place or through Council’s web page http://yoursay.orange.nsw.gov.au/budget-2017.

DEADLINE :  5.00pm - Tuesday 6 June 2017


Having your say:

Orange City Council seeks community input and feedback on a range of issues.

Stakeholder engagement is an important element of the Council decision-making process.

Comments and submissions must be made in writing so they can be seriously considered and the information collated into a report.

Comments can only be considered as formal submissions if the author's details are included. Submissions could be made public as part of Council reports.

Because a number of matters are always up for public comment, submissions must make it clear which topic is being addressed.

Submissions can be sent by mail to:

Orange City Council

General Manager

PO Box 35

Orange NSW  2800

Submissions can also be made by email to council@orange.nsw.gov.au