My Say Alexandrina

Welcome to My Say, an exciting new way to have your voice heard about issues that matter to you in Alexandrina.

My Say is a consultation hub where you can engage with us when and where it suits you and connect with your community on matters of interest to many. By signing up and participating, you can actively inform Council's decision-making processes.

My Say will include forums, surveys, quick polls and links to information about Council consultations and activities.

We hope you enjoy My Say and we look forward to hearing from you!

Welcome to My Say, an exciting new way to have your voice heard about issues that matter to you in Alexandrina.

My Say is a consultation hub where you can engage with us when and where it suits you and connect with your community on matters of interest to many. By signing up and participating, you can actively inform Council's decision-making processes.

My Say will include forums, surveys, quick polls and links to information about Council consultations and activities.

We hope you enjoy My Say and we look forward to hearing from you!

  • Public Consultation - Draft Signs, Banners and Flags Policy

    12 days ago

    The Draft Signs, Banners and Flags Policy outlines Alexandrina Council’s objectives in respect of new and existing signage around the Council region. This policy endeavours to administer clear regulations on the opportunities and limitations of signage for businesses and members of the community.

    The Draft Signs, Banners and Flags Policy is going out to public consultation to advise the public of certain changes from the existing Signage Policy, in particular the introduction of exemptions for the use of moveable signage. It is Council’s intention to work with members of the public to assist with understanding the changes, and provide an opportunity to give feedback with regards to the changes.

    Frequently asked questions (FAQs) and the Draft Signs, Banners and Flags Policy can be viewed here.

    Public meetings will be held at:

    Goolwa – 6-7pm, Tuesday 21 March 2017, Council Chambers, 11 Cadell Street, Goolwa

    Strathalbyn – 6-7pm, Thursday 23 March 2017, Council Community Centre, Colman Terrace, Strathalbyn

    Online and written submissions regarding the Draft Signs, Banners and Flags Policy will be accepted by Council until 5.00pm, Thursday 13 April, 2017.

    Please direct all written submissions to alex@alexandrina.sa.gov.au or by post to The Chief Executive, PO Box 21, Goolwa SA 5214.

    Have your say online using the Response Form.

    For further information please call Anne Liddell, Manager - Governance and Strategy on 8555 7000.


    The Draft Signs, Banners and Flags Policy outlines Alexandrina Council’s objectives in respect of new and existing signage around the Council region. This policy endeavours to administer clear regulations on the opportunities and limitations of signage for businesses and members of the community.

    The Draft Signs, Banners and Flags Policy is going out to public consultation to advise the public of certain changes from the existing Signage Policy, in particular the introduction of exemptions for the use of moveable signage. It is Council’s intention to work with members of the public to assist with understanding the changes, and provide an opportunity to give feedback with regards to the changes.

    Frequently asked questions (FAQs) and the Draft Signs, Banners and Flags Policy can be viewed here.

    Public meetings will be held at:

    Goolwa – 6-7pm, Tuesday 21 March 2017, Council Chambers, 11 Cadell Street, Goolwa

    Strathalbyn – 6-7pm, Thursday 23 March 2017, Council Community Centre, Colman Terrace, Strathalbyn

    Online and written submissions regarding the Draft Signs, Banners and Flags Policy will be accepted by Council until 5.00pm, Thursday 13 April, 2017.

    Please direct all written submissions to alex@alexandrina.sa.gov.au or by post to The Chief Executive, PO Box 21, Goolwa SA 5214.

    Have your say online using the Response Form.

    For further information please call Anne Liddell, Manager - Governance and Strategy on 8555 7000.


  • Public Consultation – Amending By-law

    20 days ago

    Pursuant to section 249(1) of the Local Government Act 1999,notice is given that at an upcoming meeting, the Council will consider adopting a new By-law No. 7 being ‘Clause 4 Modification By-law’. The purpose of the By-law is to modify clause 4 of By Laws 1-5 of to accommodate a request by the Legislative Review Committee. If adopted, the By-law will have the effect of updating clause 4 in By-Laws 1-5 as proposed therein. The By-law does not otherwise impact any of the matters regulated under By- Laws 1-5.

    A copy of the proposed By-law is available for public inspection during ordinary office hours at the Council’s main office. You can also view the proposed By-law here.

    Any member of the public wishing to provide written comment to the Council in respect of the proposed By-law can do so before close of business on 7 April 2017. Alternatively, provide a response here.

    View Council’s By-laws here.

    Pursuant to section 249(1) of the Local Government Act 1999,notice is given that at an upcoming meeting, the Council will consider adopting a new By-law No. 7 being ‘Clause 4 Modification By-law’. The purpose of the By-law is to modify clause 4 of By Laws 1-5 of to accommodate a request by the Legislative Review Committee. If adopted, the By-law will have the effect of updating clause 4 in By-Laws 1-5 as proposed therein. The By-law does not otherwise impact any of the matters regulated under By- Laws 1-5.

    A copy of the proposed By-law is available for public inspection during ordinary office hours at the Council’s main office. You can also view the proposed By-law here.

    Any member of the public wishing to provide written comment to the Council in respect of the proposed By-law can do so before close of business on 7 April 2017. Alternatively, provide a response here.

    View Council’s By-laws here.

  • Proposed Suburb Realignment and Name Change for Hayborough

    22 days ago

    Council has been requested by a number of residents to support a name change for the portion of Hayborough that is sited in the Alexandrina Council boundary. The proposed name for the new suburb is CHITON.

    A report was presented to Council 19 December 2016 seeking support to engage with the community to determine whether Council should submit a proposal to the Office of the Surveyor General. Council supported the recommendation.

    Council seeks your feedback on whether you support Council in submitting a proposal to the Office of the Surveyor General, by filling in a feedback form.

    Find out more here.

    Public Consultation closes Thursday 6 April 2017.

    Council has been requested by a number of residents to support a name change for the portion of Hayborough that is sited in the Alexandrina Council boundary. The proposed name for the new suburb is CHITON.

    A report was presented to Council 19 December 2016 seeking support to engage with the community to determine whether Council should submit a proposal to the Office of the Surveyor General. Council supported the recommendation.

    Council seeks your feedback on whether you support Council in submitting a proposal to the Office of the Surveyor General, by filling in a feedback form.

    Find out more here.

    Public Consultation closes Thursday 6 April 2017.

  • Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget 2017-18

    3 months ago
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    Thank you for your interest. The formal consultation process on the Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget will take place from Tuesday, 16 May to Monday, 5 June 2017.

    This plan, along with details of how to get involved in the consultation process, will become available here during the consultation period. Check back for updates or register to participate in our online forums and surveys and we will notify you when the consultation commences.

    Thank you for your interest. The formal consultation process on the Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget will take place from Tuesday, 16 May to Monday, 5 June 2017.

    This plan, along with details of how to get involved in the consultation process, will become available here during the consultation period. Check back for updates or register to participate in our online forums and surveys and we will notify you when the consultation commences.