Can I join the Panel if I don't have access to a computer?

Yes. You can select to receive your surveys and send them back to Council through the post. You elect to do this when you apply for the Panel and can change this preference at any time.

How will my responses contribute?

Your responses will help Council make better informed decisions by identifying the needs of the community relevant issues and possible solutions.

How will my privacy be protected?

Your views and personal details will remain confidential.

Is membership free?

Yes. Membership to the Resident Panel is free.

Do I have to complete every survey?

No. We recognize that sometimes other things will take priority, and that every survey is not important to you. We will endeavor to make surveys quick and easy to understand.