Council resolved at the May General Meeting to adopt the Hinchinbrook Shire Council’s
Customer Service Charter.
The Charter has been developed to outline the service levels and response times that community members can expect when dealing with Council
Mayor Ramon Jayo has said ‘The Charter demonstrates our commitment to provide the community with professional, timely and friendly levels of customer service.’
For a copy of the Customer Service Charter please click here or collect one at Council’s Main Office, 25 Lannercost Street Ingham 4850.
The Business Development Survey is designed to inform Council about current business activities within the region and will be used to assess how we are able to support and contribute to the growth and development of the Hinchinbrook Shire.
Business owners and managers are encouraged to complete the survey as this will result in an accurate assessment of the current business environment and inform future decision making.
Please click here to complete the survey.
Hard copy surveys are also available at Council’s main office, 25 Lannercost Street, Ingham and Libraries around the Shire.
The Business Development Survey will close on Monday 19 June 2017
CHEMCLEAR WASTE CHEMICAL DISPOSAL - REGISTER BY 28 APRIL 2017
AgSafe are conducting their ChemClear collection throughout Queensland in 2017. To arrange to dispose of your unwanted chemicals you can register with ChemClear online at www.chemclear.org.au or phone them on 1800 008 182. Registrations close on 28 April 2017.
Eligible chemicals are free. Eligibility requirements for free collection are:
- Readable product labels
- Not mixed with any other product
- Within two years of the expiry date or deregistration.
Collection of other chemicals can be quoted on registration.
SERVICING OF GREASE TRAPS IN HINCHINBROOK
Council wishes to advise that Cleanaway is providing grease trap servicing in your area.
To book a grease trap service ring Cleanaway on 47747333 or 1 800 158 942.
This information is provided as a community service, Council recommends you do your own research and compare pricing before engaging a contractor.
WET TROPICS PLAN REVIEW
The Wet Tropics Management Authority (WTMA) needs submissions on its review of the current Wet Tropics Management Plan 1998 (WTPR).
The changes proposed in this review have the potential to impact tourism and recreational users for many years to come. It could affect you whether you operate tours, accommodation or retail services.
The Alliance for Sustainable Tourism is seeking advice on the impact of proposed changes and any changes required to allow sustainable tourism and recreation in the short and long-term future. This involves widespread consultation with tourism and recreational users of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area (WHA).
To find out more details or to make a submission visit www.wettropics.gov.au/wettropics-plan-review.
Please note that submissions are due at the end of June.