Draft Investments Policy Exhibition

Project Overview

Have your say on Council's Draft Investments Policy which guides Council's investments.

Council holds considerable cash assets, the Investments Policy provides guidance for the effective and responsible investment of Moorabool Shire Council’s surplus cash funds to maximise earnings within approved risk parameters and to ensure the security of funds within the legislative guidelines applicable to Council, primarily Section 103 of the Local Government Act (2020). 

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  • Review of existing policy

    Finance staff reviewed the current policy in preparation for the redevelopment of the policy. 

  • Council's Audit and Risk Committee reviewed the Draft Policy

    August 2022 

  • Draft policy presented to Council

    2 November Ordinary Meeting of Council 

  • Draft policy exhibited for public feedback

    14 November - 12 December 2022 

  • Feedback analysed

    December - January 2022

  • Community feedback presented to Council

    1 February Ordinary Meeting of Council 

  • Final policy endorsed

    Dependent on community feedback: 

    • February Ordinary Meeting of Council; or
    • March Ordinary Meeting of Council 
  • Policy review up until 2026 (when applicable)

    At a minimum, this policy will be reviewed every fourth year. 

    The policy is reviewed when any of the following occur:

    • The relevant legislation is amended or replaced
    • Other circumstances as determined from time to time by a resolution of the Council
    • Any other change or update which materially impacts and alters this policy