Council Functions vary from state to state.
(a) advocating and promoting proposals which are in the best interests of the local community;
(b) planning for and providing services and facilities for the local community;
(c) providing and maintaining community infrastructure in the municipal district;
(d) undertaking strategic and land use planning for the municipal district;
(e) raising revenue to enable the Council to perform its functions;
(f) making and enforcing local laws;
(g) exercising, performing and discharging the duties, functions and powers of Councils under this Act and other Acts;
(h) any other function relating to the peace, order and good government of the municipal district.