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Ryde Library Service Strategic Plan

Consultation closed on 05 June 2019

Council is seeking community feedback on the Ryde Library Service Strategic Plan. The Plan is on public exhibition from 8 May to 5 June 2019.

What is the Ryde Library Service Strategic Plan?

The Ryde Library Service Strategic Plan Great Libraries Great Communities 2019-2024 identifies goals and strategies to ensure that library services continue to meet the expectations of Ryde’s growing and dynamic population. The Plan also includes a new Library Service Delivery Model outlining the expected future capacity requirements of City of Ryde’s libraries, and providing the foundation for a rapid response to opportunities for new or redeveloped libraries as they arise.

What is the purpose of the Ryde Library Service Strategic Plan?

The Ryde Library Service Strategic Plan will be used to develop library services to meet future community needs. It provides a strategy for the long term and identifies the catalysts for change. In the short term it will assist with day-to-day planning and decision-making on matters that impact the way library services are provided to the community.

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Have Your Say is now closed

Published on 6 June 2019

Have Your Say on the Ryde Library Service Strategic Plan is now closed. 

Have Your Say

All submissions must be received by Council by 11:59pm on Wednesday 5 June 2019.

Submissions can be made by using the online submission form below, by email or post. 
Written submissions must be clearly marked as ‘Ryde Library Service Strategic Plan.

They can be sent to:

It is Council policy that all submissions received will be publicly accessible on request. Supplying your personal information is voluntary.

Online Submission

    Ryde Library Service Strategic Plan

    Privacy Notification

    Personal information collected from you is held and used by Council under the provisions of the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998. The supply of information is voluntary, however if you cannot provide, or do not wish to provide the information sought, Council may be unable to process your application or request, or consider your submission. Please note that the exchange of information between the public and Council, may be accessed by others and could be made publicly available under the Government Information Public Access Act 2009 (GIPA Act). If you require further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on 9952 8222.


    View the Plan

    Hard copies of the Document

    From Wednesday 8 May until Wednesday 5 June 2019 hard copies of the Ryde Library Service Strategic Plan are available to be viewed at: 

    • Customer Service Centre
      1 Pope Street, Ryde 
      (Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 5.00pm) 
      Note: second Thursday of each month hours are 10am – 5pm
    • All City of Ryde Libraries
      (during branch hours)

    For further information please call our Customer Service Centre on 9952 8222. 

    Last updated on 6 June 2019