Gift & Travel Contribution Declarations

Register of Gifts and Contributions to Travel

As of Friday 4 March 2016, the Local Government Act 1995 requires a relevant person who accepts a gift worth more than $200.00 to disclose this gift, in writing, to the Chief Executive Officer within 10 days of receipt. 

All contributions to travel over $200.00 must also be disclosed as do multiple gifts or contributions from the same donor where the total value is over $200.00.

A relevant person is defined under section 5.74 of the Act as a person who is a Council member or a designated employee which includes: 

  • Mayors
  • President
  • Council Members
  • The Chief Executive Officer
  • Employees with delegated powers and duties under Part 5, Division 4 of the Act;
  • Employees who are members of committees comprising elected members and employees and 
  • Other employees as nominated by the local government to be a designated employee
For more information about gifts and contributions to travel visit

The Chief Executive Officer is required to keep a record of the disclosures by way of a register, which is available by clicking below.

Register of Gifts and Contributions to Travel