The Town of Cambridge Gift Register will be updated in accordance with the following:
Gifts for Elected Members
At the Ordinary Council Meeting of Tuesday, 19 December 2017, Council resolved as follows:
(i) the Town’s Elected Members agree to abide by a policy to not accept gifts given to them in their capacity as Elected Members, excluding where an Elected Member is required to attend an event in a representative capacity on behalf of the Town. In this circumstance, the cost of the event or the cost of the meal or refreshments provided, shall be declared in accordance with the Local Government Act and Regulations;
(ii) the CEO publish a note on the Town’s website with the Gift Register that state the Town’s Elected Members do not accept gifts given in the service of their public duties.
Gifts for Employees
On Tuesday, 22 January 2019, the Chief Executive Officer, John Giorgi, JP, determined that employees are no longer to accept any gifts or hospitality of any kind as part of their employment with the Town.