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LG Alert – FAQ: Councils’ COVID-19 Regulatory Role & Functions – Business as (un)usual (April 6th, 2020)

We have continued to receive numerous requests seeking clarification regarding councils’ regulatory functions in the context of COVID-19, in particular, the steps that can be taken by council officers to enforce the various Directions made under the Emergency Management Act 2004 (“the EM Act”).

This Alert answers the questions that are commonly being asked regarding the role of council and its officers under the Directions.

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