Local government advocates say NSW’s cap on council rates is just a political sleight of hand.

Two Glenorchy aldermen are facing charges over alleged breaches of conflict of interest.

Nominations for the 2018 South Australian council elections have reached a twenty-year high.

About a third of people working in public administration report being victims of sexual harassment at work.

Experts say major fracking companies should not be allowed to measure their own environmental impacts.

All tiers of government have come together for the first Digital Council meeting.

The Queensland Government says the Adani mine site will remain under native title until finance is confirmed.

The Prime Minister has ordered a royal commission into Australia's aged-care sector.

A new survey shows most Australians want a focus on local government issues at the next federal election.

The Grattan Institute says regional towns should focus on keeping current residents before trying to attract new ones.

Port Lincoln City Council in South Australia has joined a list of councils who oppose drilling in the Great Australian Bight.

Queensland wants to become a leader in Australia's space race.

Vaccination rates appear to have increased since welfare payments were cut for unvaccinated children.

Authorities are using satellites to keep track of river flows in the northern Murray–Darling Basin in a bid to guard against water theft.

Residents of a small town in north-east Victoria are taking power prices into their own hands.

CSIRO has completed a three-year study of air quality in CSG-heavy areas of Queensland.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he will scrap the National Energy Guarantee (NEG).

Tough new codes of conduct for NSW councillors are coming into force ...

SA councils have welcomed the abolishment of ‘Rubble Royalties’.

WA’s state and local governments have pledged to work together on new economic developments.

The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) has made its largest investment to date.

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