Purpose of the Inclusive Community Advisory Committee
The Inclusive Community Advisory Committee (ICAC) has been established to provide advice to council on current and emerging issues and policy matters within the Townsville Community. The committee acts as a key community engagement body assisting in identifying, advising and offering advice on policy issues to Townsville City Council: providing feedback where required on council projects; active participation within projects and initiatives as identified; and monitoring the implementation of the Townville City Council's Community Strategic Action Plans.
The Inclusive Community Advisory Committee has an interest in promoting and encouraging an inclusive community and advocating for equity of access. These objectives are in keeping with the goals of the Community Strategic Action Plans, Townsville City Council Operational Plan (Social Sustainability - Enhancement of opportunities for social engagement and opportunities) and the Townsville Community Plan 2011-2021 'Leading, Creating, Connecting: Shaping a place to be proud' 'Strong, Connected Community'.
How can you be involved with the ICAC?
To encourage and support an inclusive approach to this committee, the Inclusive Community Advisory Committee meetings will be open to the general public to observe discussions. Both members of the committee and the general public have the opportunity to submit agenda items for consideration below.
Submit and agenda item
Agenda item requests are to be submitted at least 4 weeks before the meeting for assessment and investigation by the ICAC Meeting Facilitator for addition to the ICAC agenda. Items received after the agenda deadline will be assessed for the next advisory committee meeting.
Terms of Reference
The terms of reference describes the purpose and structure of the committee. It defines the scope of the committee detailing the committee's authority, composition and objectives, providing the framework for the committee's operations. The terms of reference also identifies the duties and responsibilities of members and the chair, the terms of membership, requirements for a quorum, reporting requirements and matters concerning conflicts of interest.
||Self Representative |
||Volunteering North Queensland|
||Brothers Act of Random Kindness Ltd (BARK)|
||North Townsville Community Hub|
||Townsville Mackay Medicare Local|
|Iris Minh He
||The Chinese Club Incorporated|
||Defence Community Organisation|
|| Sera's Womens Shelter|
||Queensland Youth Services|
||Magnetic Island Community Development Association|
||TTT 103.9 Community Radio & Life Education Townsville|
||Self Representative |
||NQ Training & Community Centre|
||CORES - Community Response to Eliminating Suicide & Grand Families Townsville |
||Spinal Injuries Association Nth Qld|
||Townsville Multicultural Support Group Inc|
||ISANQ - Inclusion Support Agency - FNQ|
||Community Information Centre Townsville Inc|
|Vicky Van Ruth
||Emergency Management Queensland|
||The Umbrella Network|
If you require further information please contact the Coordinator Community Planning and Development on 1300 878 001.