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    Resources tagged: Local government

    Resources tagged Local government

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    Department of Regional Development & Lands

    Department of Regional Development & Lands

    The Regional Development Council is the peak advisory body to the Western Australian Government on regional development issues. The website also provides links to the nine Regional Development Commissions in Western Australia.

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    Local Government Planners Association

    Local Government Planners Association

    The Local Government Planners Association (LGPA) serves and represents local government planners, their counter-parts in state government and the private sector. The LGPA believe that through balancing professional development and fellowship opportunities, they maximise participation and secure better outcomes for their participants.

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    Local Government Managers Association (WA)

    Local Government Managers Association (WA)

    The Local Government Managers Australia (LGMA) WA is a professional association representing managers and aspiring managers in local government. The LGMA is committed to the development and improvement of local government management. It is committed to maintaining high professional and ethical standards throughout the profession and to ensuring that its members are at the forefront of change and innovation.

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    WA Local Government Association

    WA Local Government Association

    The WA Local Government Association (WALGA) advocates on behalf of all the State's local governments and negotiates service agreements for the sector. WALGA is not a government department or agency.

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    Planning Institute of Australia (WA Division)

    Planning Institute of Australia (WA Division)

    The Planning Institute of Australia (WA Division) represents professions involved in planning Australia's cities, towns, regions and places. PIA is a not-for-profit federation of State and Territory Divisions with National Council comprising one representative from each state Division, an elected National President, and an Honorary Secretary/Treasurer.

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    A Guide to Governing Shared Community Facilities – Victoria 2010

    A Guide to Governing Shared Community Facilities – Victoria 2010

    Developed by the Victorian Department of Planning and Community Development, these guidelines provide practical information about the governance of shared community facilities and the tools and documents needed to support good governance.

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    Year published: 2010
    Managing Shared Facilities Resource

    Managing Shared Facilities Resource

    The Taskforce's Built Environment Schools Working Group is developing a resource on managing shared facilities, such as school ovals, swimming pools and recreation centers. The aim of the resource is to develop a suite of tools that provide practical guidance on the management and governance of shared use facilities in the community.

    Guide to the WA Planning System

    Guide to the WA Planning System

    The guide developed by the Department of Sport and Recreation provides an overview of the Western Australian Planning system which coordinates land use and development by balancing a number of potentially competing issues relating to the economy, social and environmental matters.

    Public Health Planning

    Public Health Planning

    Developed by the Public Health Advocacy Institute of Western Australia this resource is designed as a comprehensive and community based Public Health Plan that can be implemented, evaluated and sustained.

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    Year published: 2011
    Community Engagement in Plan Making

    Community Engagement in Plan Making

    The document developed by the UK Local Government Improvement and Development and Planning Advisory Service provides advice to help develop an appropriate and effective approach to engaging with communities in plan-making to help shape the place they live to create better and more sustainable communities.

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    Year published: 2010
    ActiveSmart

    ActiveSmart

    ActiveSmart is a world-first physical activity participation program model based on the internationally recognised strategy used by the TravelSmart program. It uses tailored information, resources and personal contact to motivate and encourage households to participate in physical activity.

    Get Active Gold Coast

    Get Active Gold Coast

    An initiative of the Gold Coast Physical Activity Alliance, designed to encourage the adoption of an active and healthy lifestyle. The website provides information about local events, physical activity opportunities, sporting organisations and healthy eating.

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    Year published: 2010
    Be Active Cockburn

    Be Active Cockburn

    The Be Active Cockburn website is a dedicated physical activity website set up to inform the community about how to lead a healthy lifestyle, with information on TravelSmart, healthy eating, tobacco smoking, alcohol, and mental health.

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    Active Freo

    Active Freo

    The Active Freo webpage created by the City of Fremantle provides access to information about local sporting clubs, parks, events, facilities and physical activity opportunities.

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    built4kids

    built4kids

    built4kids has been developed by the NSW Commission for Children and Young People to help create built environments that meet the needs of children and young people.

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    Year published: 2009
    Integrated Planning & Reporting

    Integrated Planning & Reporting

    The Department of Local Government developed the guidelines to assist local governments in undertaking strategic planning.

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    Year published: 2010
    Gold Coast

    Gold Coast

    An initiative of the Gold Coast Physical Activity Alliance, this is an agreed plan for shared physical activity action on the Gold Coast. The Plan recommends actions to address five key action areas.

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    Year published: 2010
    Pedometer Challenge Checklist

    Pedometer Challenge Checklist

    This resource produced by the Physical Activity Taskforce provides a comprehensive list of factors to consider when developing a pedometer challenge.

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    Age-friendly Built Environments

    Age-friendly Built Environments

    Developed by the Australian Local Government Association this resource includes six fact sheets which cover a range of age-friendly built environment issues, which are relevant to local councils including case studies.

    Promoting Physical Activity and Active Living in Urban Environments

    Promoting Physical Activity and Active Living in Urban Environments

    Developed by the World Health Organization, this booklet concisely overviews the best available evidence on physical activity in the urban environment and makes suggestions for policy and practice based on that evidence.

    What is a Bicycle User Group?

    What is a Bicycle User Group?

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: what a Bicycle User Group (BUG) does; how local governments support their BUGs; how to start a BUG; and, information for those in country towns or regional centres.

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    Year published: 2011
    What is a Local TravelSmart Guide?

    What is a Local TravelSmart Guide?

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: what a Local TravelSmart Guide is; what are the benefits of having a guide; who provides the information for the guide; how much the guide costs to produce; how the guide can be promoted and distributed and where to find out more information.

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    Year published: 2011
    What is Active Transport?

    What is Active Transport?

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: what active transport is; what the benefits are; how local governments can encourage active transport; and, what local governments are already doing to encourage active transport.

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    Year published: 2011
    What is a TravelSmart School?

    What is a TravelSmart School?

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: What a TravelSmart School is; what the benefits of a TravelSmart school are; and, how Local Governments support TravelSmart schools.

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    Year published: 2011
    What is a Local Government TravelSmart Officer?

    What is a Local Government TravelSmart Officer?

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: what a Local Government travelSmart Officer is; what the benefits of employing a TravelSmart Officer are; what a TravelSmart officer does; what TravelSmart Officers have achieved so far; and, how to hire a TravelSmart Officer.

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    Year published: 2011

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