Bendigo Safe Community Forum
The Bendigo Safe Community Forum aims to promote and improve safety in our community.
The role of the Forum is to 'advocate, advise, refer and act' on matters identified as priority areas in the Greater Bendigo Community Safety Strategic Plan.
The creation and maintenance of safe communities is a shared responsibility. Forum members include government, non-government and community organisations including the City of Greater Bendigo, Community Health Services, Department of Human Services, Victoria Police, businesses, youth support and advocacy, family violence and community welfare groups. The Forum currently meets on a quarterly basis and membership is by invitation only.
For more information, view the Community Safety Framework and Strategic Plan 2017-2021.
Closed Circuit TV network
The City of Greater Bendigo operates a Closed Circuit TV (CCTV) network in the CBD. Footage is collected mainly for the safety of the public and public assets. View the Standard Operating Procedure.
Bendigo Liquor Accord
The Bendigo Liquor Accord is a partnership between licensees, the City of Greater Bendigo, Victoria Police and the Victorian Commission on Gambling and Liquor Regulation.
Participating licensees agree to develop acceptable practice with regard to the responsible management of alcohol.
Read the Bendigo Liquor Accord.
Go to Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation website: Liquor licences.
Social Media Fail
Social Media Fail was developed by young people for young people. The campaign focuses on the impact ‘digital footprints’ can have on obtaining employment, reinforcing the key message ‘it’s there for life’.
Visit http://www.socialmediafail.com.au/ for further information.
For more information about community safety initiatives please contact us on 03 5434 6000.