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MyTownHall

Welcome to myTownhall.

The City of Ballarat's myTownhall website provides the local community with an opportunity to have their say on current projects, strategies and initiatives to help shape the future of the region.

Fill out a current survey below, or provide your feedback on one of the live projects in the tool bar to the right.

Your feedback is important in developing the Ballarat of the future.

Welcome to myTownhall.

The City of Ballarat's myTownhall website provides the local community with an opportunity to have their say on current projects, strategies and initiatives to help shape the future of the region.

Fill out a current survey below, or provide your feedback on one of the live projects in the tool bar to the right.

Your feedback is important in developing the Ballarat of the future.

  • CLOSED: This survey has concluded.

    Main Road Draft Plan Community Survey

    Main Road Ballarat


    Main Road is set to be ‘reimagined’ and revitalised with the introduction of new interpretive and streetscape works to encourage more visitors to the area.

    The City of Ballarat has developed a draft plan for Main Road, between Little Bridge Street and Humffray Street, based on preliminary feedback received from local traders and property owners.

    The Main Road Draft Plan outlines strategies to strengthen the street’s heritage and identity, become more pedestrian-friendly and contribute to improving the city’s overall streetscape.

    Download the Main Road Draft Plan and let us know what you think?

    You can view the plan and provide

    Main Road Ballarat


    Main Road is set to be ‘reimagined’ and revitalised with the introduction of new interpretive and streetscape works to encourage more visitors to the area.

    The City of Ballarat has developed a draft plan for Main Road, between Little Bridge Street and Humffray Street, based on preliminary feedback received from local traders and property owners.

    The Main Road Draft Plan outlines strategies to strengthen the street’s heritage and identity, become more pedestrian-friendly and contribute to improving the city’s overall streetscape.

    Download the Main Road Draft Plan and let us know what you think?

    You can view the plan and provide feedback until 5pm, Monday 7 August.

    Complete Form
  • CLOSED: This survey has concluded.

    Street Skate Park

    The City of Ballarat is currently undertaking consultation for the delivery of a new beginner street skate park facility in Ballarat. As part of this process we are committed to engaging the ideas and input of children into the design and construction and would appreciate your assistance in distributing the survey link and information via school newsletters and communications.

    The opportunity for children to participate in the online survey and further consultation opportunities is underpinned by the City of Ballarat’s commitment to child safety, participation and empowerment of all children. We have a zero tolerance for child abuse and promote

    The City of Ballarat is currently undertaking consultation for the delivery of a new beginner street skate park facility in Ballarat. As part of this process we are committed to engaging the ideas and input of children into the design and construction and would appreciate your assistance in distributing the survey link and information via school newsletters and communications.

    The opportunity for children to participate in the online survey and further consultation opportunities is underpinned by the City of Ballarat’s commitment to child safety, participation and empowerment of all children. We have a zero tolerance for child abuse and promote the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including Aboriginal children, children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, and children with disability.

    This survey is an opportunity to have your say in the design of your new skate park. The survey will be open for responses until Sunday 15 April 2018


    Privacy Collection Statement

    Your personal information is being collected by Council for the purposes of the delivery of Youth Services. Your information will be stored in Council’s Customer Database and used to identify you when communicating with Council and for the delivery of services and information. For further information on how your personal information is handled, refer to Council’s Privacy Policy at www.ballarat.vic.gov.au.

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  • CLOSED: This survey has concluded.

    Ballarat Integrated Water Management Plan


    The Ballarat City Integrated Water Management (IWM) Plan (the plan) explores and sets out recommendations for future water management in the City of Ballarat.

    The plan will deliver on broader liveability and community benefits by considering the whole urban water cycle, including management of stormwater, wastewater, water supplies (surface water and groundwater) and waterways.

    The City of Ballarat, Corangamite Catchment Management Authority and Central Highlands Water value your input and ideas.

    View the Integrated Water Management Plan and Public Summary and have your say.

    Consultation closes Thursday 30 November 2017.


    The Ballarat City Integrated Water Management (IWM) Plan (the plan) explores and sets out recommendations for future water management in the City of Ballarat.

    The plan will deliver on broader liveability and community benefits by considering the whole urban water cycle, including management of stormwater, wastewater, water supplies (surface water and groundwater) and waterways.

    The City of Ballarat, Corangamite Catchment Management Authority and Central Highlands Water value your input and ideas.

    View the Integrated Water Management Plan and Public Summary and have your say.

    Consultation closes Thursday 30 November 2017.

    Complete Form
  • CLOSED: This survey has concluded.

    Children's Week 2017



    The City of Ballarat is canvassing feedback from families participating in Children’s Week 2017.

    Children’s Week is a national initiative that recognises and celebrates the talents, skills, achievements and rights of all children to enjoy childhood.

    Children’s Week will be celebrated with a wide range of City of Ballarat and community-led events from Saturday, 21 October to Sunday, 29 October.

    Your feedback will help shape the future of Children’s Week in Ballarat.



    The City of Ballarat is canvassing feedback from families participating in Children’s Week 2017.

    Children’s Week is a national initiative that recognises and celebrates the talents, skills, achievements and rights of all children to enjoy childhood.

    Children’s Week will be celebrated with a wide range of City of Ballarat and community-led events from Saturday, 21 October to Sunday, 29 October.

    Your feedback will help shape the future of Children’s Week in Ballarat.

    Complete Form
  • CLOSED: This survey has concluded.

    Lease and Licensing Policy

    The City of Ballarat is developing a tenancy policy to best meet the needs of council tenants.

    The policy aims to ensure council owned and managed properties are appropriately maintained, developed and occupied in the best interest of both council and the community.

    It relates to properties that council owns, or has delegated authority to manage, and will not apply to casual facility users.

    The policy must also protect the property’s public land status and ensure rights of perpetuity are not afford to any tenant.

    View the Lease and Licensing Policy and

    The City of Ballarat is developing a tenancy policy to best meet the needs of council tenants.

    The policy aims to ensure council owned and managed properties are appropriately maintained, developed and occupied in the best interest of both council and the community.

    It relates to properties that council owns, or has delegated authority to manage, and will not apply to casual facility users.

    The policy must also protect the property’s public land status and ensure rights of perpetuity are not afford to any tenant.

    View the Lease and Licensing Policy and let us know what you think.

    Submissions close 29 September 2017.

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  • CLOSED: This survey has concluded.

    Lake Wendouree Master Plan Final Draft


    The Ballarat community is encouraged to have its say on the Lake Wendouree Master Plan Final Draft.

    The final draft of the Lake Wendouree Master Plan builds on the preliminary draft which went on public exhibition in June and July this year. Submissions will be considered for the preparation of the Master Plan, which will then be presented to Council for adoption.

    The final draft of the Lake Wendouree Master Plan achieves the goal of a 20-year strategic plan for the future of Lake Wendouree.

    Additions to the final draft:


    The Ballarat community is encouraged to have its say on the Lake Wendouree Master Plan Final Draft.

    The final draft of the Lake Wendouree Master Plan builds on the preliminary draft which went on public exhibition in June and July this year. Submissions will be considered for the preparation of the Master Plan, which will then be presented to Council for adoption.

    The final draft of the Lake Wendouree Master Plan achieves the goal of a 20-year strategic plan for the future of Lake Wendouree.

    Additions to the final draft:

    • Precinct plans with detailed recommendations for 13 precincts of the Lake foreshore, including the North and South Gardens
    • A Key Improvements Plan, and
    • An Implementation Framework.


    What do you think of the Lake Wendouree Master Plan Final Draft?

    Please view the Master Plan Final Draft and provide feedback by Monday, 30 October.

    Complete Form
  • CLOSED: This survey has concluded.

    Draft Intercultural Strategic Plan 2017-21

    The City of Ballarat has developed a Draft Intercultural Strategic Plan 2017-21.

    View the Draft Intercultural Strategic Plan 2017-2021 and have your say.

    Feedback must be received by 5pm Thursday 26 October 2017.

    The City of Ballarat has developed a Draft Intercultural Strategic Plan 2017-21.

    View the Draft Intercultural Strategic Plan 2017-2021 and have your say.

    Feedback must be received by 5pm Thursday 26 October 2017.

    Complete Form
  • CLOSED: This survey has concluded.

    Draft Municipal Public Health and Wellbeing Plan 2017-2021

    The City of Ballarat has developed a Draft Municipal Public Health and Wellbeing Plan 2017-2021 in conjunction with local health and wellbeing organisations.

    Local government has a large influence over the social, economic, built, and natural environments in which we live, and hence has a large influence over the health and wellbeing of people who live, work, learn and play in Ballarat.

    View the Draft Municipal Public Health and Wellbeing Plan 2017-2021 and have your say.

    Background documents and information are available on the Municipal Public Health & Wellbeing page.

    Feedback must be received by 9am Monday 16 October 2017

    The City of Ballarat has developed a Draft Municipal Public Health and Wellbeing Plan 2017-2021 in conjunction with local health and wellbeing organisations.

    Local government has a large influence over the social, economic, built, and natural environments in which we live, and hence has a large influence over the health and wellbeing of people who live, work, learn and play in Ballarat.

    View the Draft Municipal Public Health and Wellbeing Plan 2017-2021 and have your say.

    Background documents and information are available on the Municipal Public Health & Wellbeing page.

    Feedback must be received by 9am Monday 16 October 2017.

    Complete Form
  • Maternal & Child Health and Immunisation Service Survey

    We value all comments you may have as this helps us to shape future changes to the Maternal and Child Health Service to better meet your needs.

    We value all comments you may have as this helps us to shape future changes to the Maternal and Child Health Service to better meet your needs.

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