Editorial deadlines for 2018

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If you are contributing a piece for a specific feature, please ensure that you include this in your email and send it in by the relevant date as per the table below.

Editions Deadline         
Publication Dates
January January 4 January 12 - National Issues
February February 1 February 9 - Human Resource Management, OH&S
March March 1 March 9 - Information & Communication Technology (ICT)
April April 5 April 13 - Engineering, Public Works & Community Infrastructure
May 3 May 3 May 11 - Administration, Management Systems & Costumer Service
June May 31

June 8 - Environmental Management

July July 5 July 13 - Financial Sustainability & Asset Management
August August 2 August 10 - Community Services, Leisure, Parks & Gardens
September August 30 September 7 - Best Practice in all aspects of Council operations
October October 4 October 12 - Training & Professional Development
November November 1 November 9 - Tourism & Economic Development
December November 29 December 7 - Business Efficiency & Sustainability