In accordance with the with the Local Government Act s 68 the Cheif Exectuive Officer is required to maintain a Register of Interests of Council Members. Sections of this Register of Interests are required to be published online:
70—Inspection of Register
(a1) A council must publish, in accordance with the regulations, the following details in relation to each member of the council contained in the Register on a website determined by the chief executive officer (and cause the details on the website to be updated at regular intervals):
(a) the member's income sources (within the meaning of Schedule 3) or employer;
(b) the name of any political party, any body or association formed for political purposes or any trade or professional organisation (within the meaning of Schedule 3) of which the member is a member;
(c) any gifts received by the member that are required to be included in the information entered in the Register in relation to the member.
(1) A person is entitled to inspect (without charge) the Register at the principal office of the council during ordinary office hours.
(2) A person is entitled, on payment of a fee fixed by the council, to a copy of the Register.
Details of declarations by a member of council under Section 74(5) and Section 75A(4) of the Local Government Act 1999 are recorded in the minutes of the meeting where the declaration was made and within the following declarations register.