Policies

POLICY NAME
Affordable Housing - Policy(PDF, 3MB)
Asset Management - Policy(PDF, 243KB)

Community, Councillors and Staff
Code of Conduct - Standards of Conduct(PDF, 518KB)
Code of Conduct - Complaints Procedure(PDF, 391KB)
Councillor and Staff Interaction Policy(PDF, 302KB)
Expenses and Facilities for the Mayor and other Councillor - Policy(PDF, 767KB)
Gifts and Benefits Policy for Councillors and Staff - Policy(PDF, 630KB)
Interface and Day to Day Oversight of the Chief Executive Officer by the Mayor including Mayor's Roles and Responsibilities(PDF, 385KB) 
Petitions Policy(PDF, 275KB)

Council Meetings
Code of Meeting Practice(PDF, 621KB)
Community Services
Access and Equity - Policy(PDF, 382KB)
Community Buildings Licensing - Policy(PDF, 455KB)
Community Gardens - Policy(PDF, 196KB)
Community Grants
Community Grants Policy(PDF, 254KB)
Contaminated Land - Policy(PDF, 421KB)
Community Engagement
Community Engagement - Policy(PDF, 1MB)
Engagement Engagement - Framework(PDF, 1011KB)
(Note: Currently under review as part of an update to Community Engagement)
Customer Service
Customer Service - Charter(PDF, 331KB)
Customer Feedback - Policy(PDF, 163KB)
Customer Feedback - Procedure(PDF, 235KB)
Managing Unreasonable Complainant Conduct - Policy(PDF, 205KB)
Managing Unreasonable Complainant Conduct - Procedure(PDF, 909KB)
Financial
Cash Investment Policy(PDF, 537KB)
Non Rates Debt Recovery Policy(PDF, 194KB)
Rates Debt Recovery Policy(PDF, 196KB)
Parking & Enforcement
Enforcement of Parking - Policy(PDF, 244KB)
Parking Permit - Policy(PDF, 210KB)
Enforcement Policy(PDF, 96KB)
Enforcement Policy and Guideline - Boarding Houses(PDF, 365KB)
Enforcement Policy - Building Works Compliance(PDF, 99KB)
Enforcement Policy - Environmental Incidents from Building and Construction Sites(PDF, 107KB)
Enforcement Policy - Public Health Investigations(PDF, 101KB)
Fraud and Corruption Prevention - Policy(PDF, 245KB)
Fraud and Corruption Prevention - Strategy(PDF, 340KB)
Local Biosecurity Weeds Policy(PDF, 197KB) 
Media and Social Media
Media - Policy(PDF, 169KB)
Social Media - Policy(PDF, 164KB)
Social Media - Procedure(PDF, 171KB)
Parks, Sportsgrounds and Open Space
Memorial Plaques and Donations of Park Furniture and Trees - Policy(PDF, 273KB)
Naming of Parks and Park Facilities - Policy(PDF, 236KB)
Open Space Lighting - Policy(PDF, 3MB)
Sports Ground Allocation - Policy(PDF, 151KB)
Pesticide Use Notification - Plan(PDF, 396KB)
City of Ryde Development Control Plan 2014 Part: 9.5 Tree Preservation(PDF, 1MB)
Offensive Noise Management Policy(PDF, 58KB)
Outdoor Dining Policy(PDF, 830KB)
Privacy Management Plan(PDF, 1MB)
Protocol for International and Australian Friendship Agreements(PDF, 221KB)
Public Interest Disclosures - Internal Reporting Policy(PDF, 201KB)
Public Interest Disclosures - Internal Reporting Procedure(PDF, 3MB)
Related Party Disclosures - Policy(PDF, 215KB)
Related Party Disclosures - Guidelines(PDF, 402KB)
Single-Use Plastics - Policy(PDF, 98KB)
Sponsorship - Policy(PDF, 159KB)
Sponsorship - Procedures(PDF, 174KB)
Procurement of Services
Procurement - Business Ethics for Contractors and Consultants  - Statement(PDF, 299KB)
Procurement - Sustainable Procurement - Policy(PDF, 128KB) (under review)
Vehicles
Car Share Fixed Spaces - Policy(PDF, 219KB)
Car Share Fixed Spaces - Guidelines(PDF, 325KB)
Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure on Public Land - Policy(PDF, 162KB)  
Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure on Public Land - Guidelines(PDF, 201KB)
Verge and Nature Strip Maintenance Policy(PDF, 185KB)
Visits by International Delegations Policy(PDF, 181KB)
Voluntary Planning Agreements Policy 
VPA Policy(PDF, 278KB) 
VPA Template(PDF, 229KB)