New to Ballarat? The City of Ballarat invites all new residents
to participate in their New Residents Program.
The program iwelcomes you to our city and helps you settle into
our lifestyle quickly and easily.Take advantage of the New
Residents Program which includes:
* New Residents Welcome Booklet
* An invitation to attend a series of New Resident Functions
throughout the year.
New resident functions
You will be invited to attend a number of New Resident
functions during your first year. They are informal and a great way
to meet people and find out more about Ballarat and what it has to
Keep you eyes open for..... Another new residents
function specifically for 18-25's. The function will be a way to
come together and meet other new residents.
New Residents Welcome Booklet
The New Residents Welcome Booklet provides information about
Council and non Council Community Services that assist residents
new to Ballarat.
The booklet includes thousands of dollars worth of vouchers to a
range of local businesses and in 2011 a section with discounts
relevant to 18-25er's is included.
You are eligible if you are a permanent Ballarat resident
that has been living here for less than 3 months.
How to apply
At the Customer Service Phoenix Building, 25 Armstrong Street
South, Ballarat (you will need about 5 minutes)
Bring the following:
* a signed contract of sale; or
* a rental agreement of at least six months or more;
along with :
* a drivers licence; or
* Photograph ID
If you are 18-25 and don't have either of these, provide a utility
bill or your license with your new Ballarat address on it.
For more information please contact Customer Service on 5320 5500
or email: email@example.com