Community Governance Program

Like everyone, Council is monitoring recent developments about the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). As new measures are put in place by the government regarding non-essential gatherings and the unprecedented state of emergency declaration. Please view the list below for event status.

Brimbank Community Governance Training

We're committed to supporting community groups and small organisations in Brimbank. Our training sessions can support your group with planning, operations, and decision-making.

No costs to attend these workshops. Some sessions will be delivered via online webinars. Please view the list below for event status.

2020 Community Governance Training Calendar

Registrations for each session open two weeks in advance and close two days before the session.

Top Legal Tips for Community Groups

This session will cover the importance of rules and legal purposes such as key legal duties of the board or committee of management, personal information and obligations under privacy laws, safety, risk and insurance considerations, how the law applies to different people within an organisation (eg. volunteers v employees), volunteer screening policies and procedures, protecting intellectual property and reputation and financial reporting and fundraising requirements.

Delivered as an online session via webinar by an external provider. Webinar link will be emailed to registered participants 1 day before session. Prior registration is required to receive the link to participate

Resolving Conflict - Postponed. New date to be confirmed.

Facilitated by Non Profit Training

Attracting and Recruiting Volunteers - Postponed. New date to be confirmed.

Facilitated by Non Profit Training

If you have any questions, please contact Council on 9249 4000 or email CGPrograms@brimbank.vic.gov.au.