Desexing cats in the ACT: Canberra Cat Fix

The Belconnen Community Council strongly supports the efforts of Canberra Cat Fix who are raising money for a community desexing amnesty so people on low incomes can have their cats desexed. Read their media release below and donate here.

Update to the BCC Constitution - next steps

On 9 February the BCC released the proposed changes to its constitution for community comment and feedback. Opportunity for feedback closed on 22 March. Two comments were received and are addressing in the following document:

Department of Immigration potentially leaving Belconnen

LAST UPDATED: 17 May 2015

There has been significant recent media coverage that the Department of Immigration may re-locate out of the Belconnen Town Centre. Here's what we know so far:

Welcome to the Belconnen Community Council

Belconnen Community Council public meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month from February to November, starting at 7.30pm. Meetings are public, and anyone who lives, works, studies or owns property in Belconnen is invited to participate.

Belconnen Community Council Special General Meeting and public forum will be held at 7.30pm, Tuesday 19 May

The next Belconnen Community Council Special General Meeting and public forum will be held at:
7.30pm, Tuesday 19 May
Community Room, upstairs at the Belconnen Library
Chandler Street

BCC submission to the University of Canberra Public Hospital Reference Design

On 16 March 2015, Health Minister Simon Corbell formally released the reference design for public consultation, to seek input from the community on how it could be further improved.

Asbestos Response 'Mr Fluffy' Meeting 7:30 pm Thursday 7 May 2015

The Belconnen Community Council will be hosting two public meetings in May. The first will be on the Mr Fluffy issue.

Asbestos Response 'Mr Fluffy' Meeting
7:30 pm Thursday 7 May 2015

Community Room above the Belconnen Library (off Chandler Street)

Possible move of Immigration from Belconnen to ?

The Belconnen Community Council have seen recent calls for federal
government action to prevent the move of Immigrations workforce from
Belconnen. The Department of Immigration and Border Control has
repeatedly said they are behaving as per commonwealth procurement
guidelines. We also note that strict measures are applied by finance

Special General Meeting 19 May 2015 - consideration of new constitution

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Forum and submission to the Planning Minister's Statement of Planning Intent

On Tuesday, 7 April the BCC held a 'kitchen table conversation' for the community to share ideas and provide into to the Planning Minister's proposed Statement of Planning Intent.

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