It's time to switch: Green lid bins (food and garden waste) are collected weekly from August and red landfill bins every fortnight, to reduce the amount of waste sent to landfill.
Due to COVID-19 impacts and winter illnesses, Monash Maternal and Child Health are experiencing extreme staff shortages. Children booked between 10.08.2022 – 28.08.2022 for their 18m, 2y and 3.5yr Key Age and Stage will be contacted by our service to be rescheduled for September. We appreciate your patience and understanding at this time.
Due to COVID staff shortages, between 12.30pm-2pm until the end of August, calls will be directed to our after-hours service for follow-up. Thank you for your understanding.
From time to time, disputes arise between builders and homeowners, or between neighbours - but there are ways to solve these situations. Council highly recommends that you speak to your neighbours to resolve issues before reporting to Council, but if you feel unsafe doing this or the issue remains unresolved, you can contact Council on 9518 3555 or firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss.
Please note: some issues are not able to be resolved by Council.
Domestic Building Dispute Resolution Victoria (DBDRV) is an independent government agency that provides free services to help resolve residential building disputes like defective or incomplete building work, delays, or issues with payment or domestic building contract.
Consumer Affairs Victoria also has information on resolving building disputes.
Common issues for disputes between neighbours include:
The Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria has information and methods for resolving disputes, as well as offering a free mediation process and other resolution options through the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal.
For more information, call 1300 372 888 or go to www.disputes.vic.gov.au