Make a difference in Manningham!

29 Mar 2022
Healthy Community
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Do you want to contribute to what happens in your community?

We are looking for local people to join one of four Advisory Committees.

You can apply as an individual or as a representative of a community organisation.

Members will work with Council to create a more inclusive, respectful, equitable and healthy community. The committees are:

  • Manningham Multicultural Communities Advisory Committee (NEW, 10 places available).
  • Manningham Gender Equality & LGBTQIA+ Advisory Committee (NEW, 10 places available).
  • Manningham Health and Wellbeing Advisory Committee (NEW, 10 places available).
  • Manningham Disability Advisory Committee (EXISTING, 3 places available).

Each Advisory Committee will meet four times a year.

Manningham Mayor, Cr Michelle Kleinert said that Council’s Advisory Committee members make important contributions to Manningham.

“We are looking for people who live, work or study in Manningham. Applicants should have lived experience, or relevant knowledge or skills relating to the committee that they are applying for.”

“Each of the members will represent the views of the community. The input that they provide helps to inform decision making and priority setting.”

The Expression of Interest form is available in a range of languages and Easy English. You can also contact Council if you need help to complete the Expression of Interest form.

Nominations will close at 11.59pm on Tuesday 19 April 2022. Hard copy forms are available at the Manningham Civic Centre. You can get more information and apply online.