Volunteers and Committees
Volunteers in Port Stephens are the lifeblood of our local area as they donate their time and energy to a range of activities that benefit our whole community. Many Council programs and services could not be provided without the support of volunteers. Click on the Volunteer Opportunities panel below to find out more.
If you are already a committee member or volunteer with Port Stephens Council, you can view documents, forms and information you need in regards to Committee Management, Committee Forums, Training and Opportunites, approvals and works, WHS and Risk Management below.
Committee news 2019
Find out how to become a volunteer for Port Stephens Council. Volunteers in Port Stephens are the lifeblood of our local area as they donate their time and energy to a range of activities that benefit our whole community.
Information for current volunteers
View all committee and group contacts, code of conduct information and The 355c Committee terms of reference.
Forums are an opportunity for volunteers from Hall Committees and Parks/Reserve Committees to get together with Council staff to facilitate a partnership approach to the management of community facilities and assets.
Volunteer and committee management
In this section you can find information on managing a Council committee including: volunteer nomination process, 355(c) committee meetings, annual reporting and financial management, and committee position descriptions.
WHS and risk management
Learn about WHS processes for Council volunteers at Port Stephens Council.
Information on training available to Council volunteers including computer training, weeds training, work health and safety training.
Approvals and works
In this section find out about Approvals and works for volunteers.
Contacts, forms and documents
This section allows you quick access forms for Council volunteers.