Many of Council's facilities, including the Customer Service Centre, are closed to the public until further notice.

Click here for information about changes to Council's services and facilities.

Council Meetings

Council is following the advice of Federal and State Governments regarding coronavirus and for this reason Council meetings are now being held online.

Anyone wishing to speak in the Public Forum of the Council meeting may provide a written submission to Councillors by post, email or in person at Council’s Customer Service Centre:

The deadline for written submissions for the April meeting is 5pm, Tuesday 28 April 2020.

Dates

Liverpool City Council holds regular Council meetings on a Wednesday night (unless otherwise stated) at Francis Greenway Centre, 170 George Street, Liverpool, starting at 6pm....

2020 schedule:

  • 5 February
  • 26 February
  • 25 March
  • 29 April
  • 27 May
  • 24 June
  • 29 July
  • 26 August
  • No meetings held in September due to Council election
  • 21 October
  • November (to be advised)
  • 16 December

Webcast and Recordings of Council Meetings

Council began webcasting its Council meetings live in October 2018. Council will place a recording of all previous Council meetings online for a period of 12 months for public access. You can watch the meeting as it's taking place by clicking on the link below:

Click here to watch the Live Council meeting.

To watch the last council meeting please click here.

To watch previous Council meetings, click below.

Address a Council meeting

Council's Code of Meeting Practice provides that residents and ratepayers may address a Council meeting if prior arrangements have been made.

You can register to speak by using the Request to Address a Council Meeting Form.

Submit your form:

Your form must be received at Council by 5pm on the day prior to the Council meeting. A member of Council staff will contact you.

Please contact Council on 1300 362 170 for any further information.

When addressing the Council, speakers must:

  • Address the chairperson on all occasions;
  • Confine their remarks to the subject matter;
  • Obey any directions given by the chairperson;
  • Attempt to answer any questions put to them by the chairperson, and;
  • Only address matters which are under the jurisdiction or influence of Council.

Please note that each member of the public who addresses a Council meeting is entitled to speak for three minutes.

Speakers should not:

  • Make personal remarks or criticisms;
  • Use abusive or inappropriate language;
  • Speak for no longer than their allotted time, and;
  • Address Council more than once on the same matter.

Note, from October 2018 Council will be webcasting its Council meetings live. The Public Forum part of the meeting however will not be broadcast.

Agendas and business papers

Copies of agendas and supporting papers are available from the Liverpool City Council Customer Service at 33 Moore Street and Library from 12 noon the Friday before each meeting.

Council Minutes and Business Papers from 2011 to present are now available below.

Council meeting Business Papers 2011 to present