Agency Details

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Agency ID1141
TitleLogan City Council
Agency TypeLocal government authority
Start Date 1/1/1981
End Date Current
Date NotesN/A
Abstract

Created under the Local Government/Authorities Acts to provide local administration and public services in urban areas.

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Series

Series IDTitleFromTo
17790Library Board Minute Books 1/1/1981 26/6/1987
20414Policies 1/1/1981 20/2/2001
20413Local Laws 1/1/1981 12/12/2006
611Minute Books - Logan Shire Council / Logan City Council 12/1/1981 5/12/2017
20415Planning Schemes 1/3/1981 14/12/2004
20416Naming Files 18/9/1981 8/4/1999
21161Miscellaneous Logan City Council Cemetery Records 25/11/1981 21/10/2010
20417Agreements 10/2/1982 18/2/2006
20419Toxic Waste Spillage Papers 9/6/1987 11/2/1992
21189Southern Regional Organisation of Councils Agenda and Minutes - Logan City Council 16/3/1989 25/2/2019
20418Election Papers 23/3/1991 23/3/1991
20420Sewerage Scheme Strategy 26/2/1993 16/8/1999
21187Logan Enterprises Board Agendas and Minutes 9/7/1998 21/9/2006
5964Chambers Flat Cemetery Records 15/3/2008 N/A
5950Logan Village Cemetery Records 15/3/2008 19/8/2010
21159Maclean Cemetery Records 15/3/2008 19/8/2010
21153Annual Reports - Logan City Council 1/7/2016 30/6/2018
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Remarks

Information Sources

Queensland Government Gazette 1980, Vol CCLXV, No 52, p 842
Local Government (Areas) Regualtion 2008
Allconnex Water Annual Report 2009-2010
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Legislation

Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered Local Government Act 1993
Local Government Act 2009
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Description
ESTABLISHED:
Logan was declared a city and the Logan City Council replaced the Logan Shire Council on 1 January 1981. In March 1995 some parts of Moreton Shire were added to the City and on 15 March 2008 the City amalgamated with the northern urban areas of Beaudesert Shire and the Beenleigh/Eagleby areas north of the Albert River from Gold Coast City.

FUNCTIONS:
Local Government Councils under the "Local Government Act 1993" and subsequent "Local Government Act 2009" and through local laws: promote economic development; own and manage public infrastructure including roads and public works, sewerage, and water storage and distribution; regulate activities which affect the environment including air, noise and water quality, land use and waste disposal, pests and noxious weeds, and building control; provide community services including recreational and cultural facilities and public health services.

Under the "Local Government Act 2009". local governments have " the power to do anything that is necessary or convenient for the good rule and local government of its local government area" including conduct joint government activities, engage in business enterprises. construct and maintain roads and other infrastructure. Indigenous Councils which are also Trustee Councils are responsible for business related to trust land while Community Forums may be established to discuss community issues.

Councils generate revenue from rates, service charges, grants and subsidies from state and federal governments, and loans for major projects.

ADMINISTRATIVE STRUCTURE:
The Logan City Council is comprised of a mayor and one councillor elected for each of the 12 divisions. From 1 July 2010, Allconnex Water, jointly-owned by the Gold Coast, Redland and Logan City Councils, assumed responsibility for the provision of water and wastewater services.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID1141, Logan City Council
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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