The primary objective of the Committee is to assist Council in fulfilling its oversight responsibilities relating to accounting and reporting requirements imposed under the Local Government Act 2009 and other relevant legislation. The Audit and Risk Committee Charter sets the principles and standards for the Audit and Risk Committee and explains the role of the Committee within Council.
- Audit and Risk Committee Charter [172KB]
The members of Council’s Audit & Risk Committee are:
- Cr Wilkie
- Cr Wellington
- Scott Williams
- Cameron Jaggers
The Local Government Act 2009 requires Noosa Council to establish an effective and efficient internal audit function that that will provide independent, objective assurance and appropriate services designed to add value and improve Council’s operations. Noosa Council’s Internal Audit policy provides the framework for the conduct of the internal audit function in Council and has been endorsed by the Audit and Risk Committee. This Policy incorporates the internal audit duty requirements of the Local Government Act 2009 and relevant legislation, to ensure the effective and regular review of all operational, financial and related activities.