Community Noticeboard

ACT economy continues to grow
Release date: 01 March 2017
Andrew Barr, MLA

Economic activity in the ACT is growing at one of the fastest rates of any jurisdiction in Australia, according to the latest State Final Demand figures.

A renewed vision for the Gungahlin Town Centre
Release date: 01 March 2017
Mick Gentleman, MLA

The ACT Government is asking the community to help refresh the planning framework for the Gungahlin town centre, Minister for Planning and Land Management, Mick Gentleman, has announced.

Message to parents - let kids be kids
Release date: 28 February 2017
Yvette Berry, MLA

Yvette Berry has joined with Sex Discrimination Commissioner and Co-chair of the Play by the Rules organisation Kate Jenkins and co-head coach of the GIANTS netball team Sharon Hill to support a new national campaign to let kids be kids when playing sport.

Canberra’s culturally diverse communities called to apply for new Multicultural Advisory Council
Release date: 28 February 2017
Rachel Stephen-Smith, MLA

Nominations are now open for a new Multicultural Advisory Council, which will support the ACT Government in ensuring Canberra continues to pave the way as Australia's multicultural leader.

New funding to raise awareness of organ and tissue donation in Canberra
Release date: 28 February 2017
Meegan Fitzharris, MLA

The ACT Government is delivering on a 2016 election commitment by providing new funding to Gift of Life to help raise awareness of organ and tissue donation.

WorkSafe ACT well progressed in implementing Audit recommendations
Release date: 24 February 2017
Rachel Stephen-Smith, MLA and Gordon Ramsay, MLA

The implementation of recommendations made in the Auditor-General's Performance Audit of WorkSafe ACT's administrative processes of Mr Fluffy demolitions is progressing well, Minister for Workplace Safety and Industrial Relations Rachel Stephen-Smith said.

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Films at the National Film and Sound Archive
Year round

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) presents an extensive screening program and a range of special events throughout the year.

Ranger Guided Activities at Tidbinbilla
Year round

Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve offers an extensive program of guided walks and activities and special school holiday activities throughout the year. Don't miss your chance to see Australian wildlife in this beautiful natural environment.

Throughout March 2017

As the first leaves begin to fall, Canberra comes alive with blockbuster exhibitions, delicious food and wine events and fantastic festivals.

Tidbinbilla - Tid After Dark
4 March 2017

Tid after Dark is an opportunity to experience the sights and sounds of the Australian bush at night. At dusk the reserve comes to life with some of Australia’s unique and iconic wildlife. With our experienced volunteer guides you’ll discover the natural wonders of this special reserve and the chance to see possums, kangaroos, koalas, long-nosed potoroos, eastern bettongs and critically endangered southern brush-tailed rock wallabies in the wild.

Black Opal Stakes and Canberra Cup Race Day
5 March 2017

The action takes place both on and off the track at Thoroughbred Park on Mercedes-Benz Canberra Black Opal Stakes day. Enter the Myer Fashions on the Field competition for the best prizes in the region.

All About Women
5 March 2017

From 10am, start the morning with the renowned Geena Davis in her talk, Women and Media. Sharing her insight into Hollywood and the global film industry, Geena will discuss how far we still need to travel before girls can see the variety of women they want to become in the films they watch, the shows they stream and the media they absorb every day.

Next, go backstage in an All About Women Satellite exclusive with Jessa Crispin to explore the ideas in her latest book, Why I Am Not A Feminist.

At 12pm tune in for a panel discussion with local Canberran women.

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Quicklag ELQ Earth Leakage Circuit Breaker (RCBO) - Electrical Safety Recall
Access Canberra

Homeowners, government agencies, property managers and electricians are encouraged to check switchboards and load centres following the national recall of a common circuit breaker manufactured by Eaton Industries.

The recall is of various models of the Quicklag ELQ Earth Leakage Circuit Breaker (RCBO) which are identifiable through them having a green “test” button and stamped with ‘Eaton ELQ’.

Innovative and sustainable waste management
Transport Canberra and City Services Directorate

The ACT Government is undertaking a market sounding to seek innovative and sustainable proposals from both the waste and non-waste sectors on how best to achieve the ACT’s waste management objectives.

The Territory is interested in finding solutions for all its waste streams and materials, and for improving its recycling collection.

This is an opportunity for local, national and international businesses and not-for-profit organisations to showcase ideas and solutions that can contribute to the ACT achieving national best practice in waste management.

Interested? Want to be part of the solution?

H2OK - ACT Healthy Waterways
Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

ACT Healthy Waterways is a joint initiative of the Australian and ACT governments to protect and improve long-term water quality in the ACT and the Murrumbidgee River system. The project will reduce the level of nutrients and pollutants entering our lakes and waterways that, in turn, have a significant impact on Australia's iconic Murray-Darling Basin.

Access Canberra has moved
Access Canberra

Access Canberra has moved to new locations, offering easier transactions, more services and less waiting in line.

Access Canberra Woden has relocated to the brand new Access Canberra Service Centre in the Cosmopolitan Building, Woden Town Square - just around the corner from the bus interchange. The new Woden Service Centre offers over 200 services, faster transactions and features touch screen terminals so you can complete your transactions easily online. Payments at the new service centre are electronic only using debit or credit card.

Access Canberra Fyshwick shopfront has closed. All other services previously offered at this location are available at our existing Access Canberra Service Centres in Tuggeranong, Belconnen (electronic transactions only) and Woden (electronic transactions only).

Land titles and revenue services, previously available at our Fyshwick shopfront, are now located at Dame Pattie Menzies House, 16 Challis Street, Dickson. These services will only be available at this new location.

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Gungahlin Town Centre planning refresh

The Gungahlin Town Centre is a thriving place. It is attracting new residents, business and investment at a great rate. To guide continued growth in the area, the ACT Government is undertaking a refresh of the Gungahlin Town Centre planning framework.

Should public transport waiting areas be smoke-free?

Canberrans are encouraged to have their say on whether public transport waiting areas across the ACT should be made smoke-free. The proposal would include banning smoking within five meters of all publicly and privately owned transport waiting areas, including bus and coach interchanges, residential bus stops, taxi ranks, light rail stations and train stations.

Active living

Help the ACT Government ensure future developments support healthy living in the ACT by embedding active living principles into the Territory Plan.

City Activation

Canberra is changing and so is our city centre. Now is your opportunity to help shape the future of the city centre to reflect what we love about it, your aspirations and its potential!

Lower Cotter Catchment Draft Reserve Management Plan

Have your say on the management of the Lower Cotter Catchment. The draft management plan proposes actions to guide further rehabilitation of the catchment and protect the quality of Canberra’s drinking water.

Provisional Further Heritage Decision of Glenburn Precinct, Kowen

The ACT Heritage Council invites the Canberra community to comment on the Provisional Further Heritage Decision of Glenburn Precinct in Kowen.

More Consultations»

Changes to legislation removed the requirement to publish public notices in newspapers. Public notices can now be published on an ACT Government website. For more information about Red Tape Reduction please visit the Access Canberra website.

Public notice Release date
Application for Liquor Licence 02 Mar 2017
Application for Liquor Licence 28 Feb 2017
Application for Registration of a Salesperson 28 Feb 2017
Coroner's Court Directions Hearing - L. Smith 27 Feb 2017
Application for Real Estate Agent Licence 24 Feb 2017
Application for Real Estate Agent Licence 24 Feb 2017
Commencement of Technical Amendment TA2016-17 24 Feb 2017
Application for Real Estate Agent Licence 24 Feb 2017
Environment Protection Agreement - multiple organisations 24 Feb 2017
Application for Environmental Authorisation - multiple organisations 24 Feb 2017
More public notices»

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