Council meets to discuss, debate and make decision on issues of public importance. The role of the governing body includes to direct and control the affairs of Council and provide effective civic leadership.
Agenda and Business Papers for Council and Committee of Council meetings
Business papers for Council and Committee of Council meetings are available on our website ahead of the meetings.
Council meeting papers can be accessed under the heading Search for council meetings agenda and minutes at the bottom of this page. A hard copy of the business is available on a request.
Public attendance at Council and Committee of Council meetings
Due to the current Public Health Orders (PHO) in force, members of the public are not permitted to attend this meeting in person.
Members of the public can watch the proceedings of Council Meetings live as well as view past meetings via the Council Meeting webcasting page.
Our Council Meetings are governed by the following:
Council meeting dates
Webcasting of Council meetings
City of Newcastle is streaming live video and audio of our Council Meetings and Committee Meetings. View current and past Council meetings recordings.
If you are searching for archived minutes pre 2015, please complete this form. Otherwise use the search below for minutes from 2015 onwards.