Editorial deadlines for 2019

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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 December 21 January 18 - National Issues
February January 28 February 15 - Human Resource Management, OH&S
March February 25 March 15 - Information & Communication Technology (ICT)
April March 25 April 12 - Engineering, Public Works & Community Infrastructure
May 3 April 29 May 17 - Administration, Management Systems & Costumer Service
June May 27

June 14 - Environmental Management

July July 1 July 19 - Financial Sustainability & Asset Management
August July 29 August 16 - Community Services, Leisure, Parks & Gardens
September August 19 September 13 - Best Practice in all aspects of Council operations
October September 23 October 11 - Training & Professional Development
November October 21 October 31 - Tourism & Economic Development
December November 18 December 6 - Business Efficiency & Sustainability