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The Local Government Act 1993 (the Act) is the principle legislation that provides the legal framework for the establishment and operation of Tasmanian councils.
The Act sets out the purpose and functions of councils and councillors and, together with supporting regulations, contains the rules that must be followed when undertaking those functions.
The Act and all regulations and orders (subordinate legislation) made under the Act can be found at Tasmanian Legislation Online, including
Other pieces of Tasmanian legislation may significantly impact on the operation and activities of councils.
For more information about the legislation administered by the Director of Local Government, contact the Local Government Division