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Integrated Planning and Reporting Documents

At its meeting of 27 March 2018, Council resolved to place the following draft Integrated Planning and Reporting Framework documents on public exhibition.

  • Community Strategic Plan 2018-2028
  • Delivery Program 2018-2021
  • Operational Plans 2018- 2021
  • Strategic Asset Management Plan 2018-2028
  • Long Term Financial Plan 2018-2028
  • Workforce Plan 2018-2021
  • Fees and Charges 2018-2019

The documents are on exhibition from 28 March 2018 to 30 April 2018 at the following locations:

  • Council's Administration Building, 116 Adelaide Street, Raymond Terrace (during normal business hours)
  • Raymond Terrace Library
  • Tomaree Library, Town Centre Circuit, Salamander Bay
  • Council's mobile library

You can also visit our engagement hub to learn more, lodge a submission or ask a question.

Information sessions

Councillors and  staff will be at the following information sessions to talk about these documents with the community.

Please note that not all Councillors will be at every session.

Council to Community information sessions

Drop in sessions – no booking required.

  • Raymond Terrace Monday 9 April, 4.30 to 6.30pm, Council Administration Building
  • Nelson Bay Wednesday 11 April, 4.30 to 6.30pm, Nelson Bay Community Hall
  • Medowie Wednesday 18 April, 4.30 to 6.30pm, Medowie Community Hall
  • Anna Bay Thursday 19 April, 2:00 to 4:00pm, Birubi Surf Life Saving Club, Anna Bay

Local information Sessions

Drop in sessions – no booking required.

  • Seaham - Wednesday 4 April, 4.30 to 6.30pm, Seaham School of Arts
  • Anna Bay - Thursday 19 April, 4.30 to 6.30pm, Birubi Surf Life Saving Club
  • Tilligerry - Thursday 12 April, 4.30 to 6.30pm, Club Lemon Tree
  • Fern Bay – Monday 23 April, 4.30 to 6.30pm, Fern Bay Community Hall

Round table discussions (no Councillors)

Limited availability - booking essential. Please call Customer Service on (02) 4988 0255 to book a seat.

Additional sessions will be scheduled, dependent on demand and time/venue availability.

For further information, contact Penny Amberg on 0429 676 533 or Nicole Cotterill on 0407 001 515.


Community Strategic Plan (PDF 2.1MB)

Draft Community Strategic Plan 2018-2028 page 19 correction, community indicators for Our Council (PDF 124KB)

Delivery Program and Operational Plan (PDF 3.9MB)

Strategic Asset Management Plan (PDF 4.5MB)

Long Term Financial Plan (PDF 2.5MB)

Workforce Plan (PDF 3.4MB)

Fees and Charges (PDF 3.2MB)

Integrated Planning and Reporting Framework Fact Sheet (PDF 1.3MB)

View the current Integrated Plans in Port Stephens Council.

Any enquiries please telephone Council on (02) 4988 0255.

Making a submission

You can provide a submission in four ways from Wednesday, 28 March 2018 up until 5pm Monday, 30 April 2018 :

  1. Online through Council's website on the Engagement Hub site (follow the links from the front page of the website)
  2. By email to council@portstephens.nsw.gov.au.
  3. In writing on a submission form available at the information sessions.
  4. By letter to Port Stephens Council, PO Box 42, Raymond Terrace NSW 2324.

Please quote PSC2017-03014 with your submission.

Comments on social media and verbal statements will not be collated as submissions.

Submissions may be made in any format less than 10mb in size (including audio or  video files) able to sent via email.

A summary of all submissions will be tabled at Council as a public document as part of the Council report in June 2018.