• The Role of Local Government | City of Greater Dandenong
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    The Role of Local Government | City of Greater Dandenong

    Governments are groups of people given responsibility for looking after various aspects of our lives and the community. Governments are formed through fair and democratic elections. Voters choose which person they wish to represent them at all levels. Voting is compulsory for people over the age of 18. In Australia, there are three levels of government. The Federal Government looks after the whole of Australia. Their responsibilities include The State Governments look after individual states and territories. Victoria’s state government looks after services such as Local Government, such as the City of Greater Dandenong, looks after specific areas within each state. Each local government area varies in size and population.…