Welcome to the Shire of Northam

Shire of Northam staff

About Shire of Northam

The Shire of Northam Administration Centre is located in the town of Northam, located 96km from Perth. Please contact our friendly staff for further information, by telephone on (08) 9622 6100, e-mail records@northam.wa.gov.au or visit the Council Offices at 395 Fitzgerald Street, Northam.

Council Services

Fire Ban Information

FIREBREAKS MUST BE COMPLETED BY 1st NOVEMBER EVERY YEAR AND MAINTAINED CLEAR OF ALL FLAMMABLE MATERIAL UP TO AND INCLUDING 30th APRIL 

Please note as of Friday 3rd October we enter the RESTRICTED BURN PERIOD. As of this date you WILL REQUIRE a PERMIT to set any fire.

Restricted Burning Period info

Please refer to the Shire of Northam Harvest Ban Number 9621 1120 for up to date Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Bans, or email records@northam.wa.gov.au with your mobile number if you would like to be placed on the SMS notification list for Harvest Bans.

 Notifications

The Main Roads Bridge Inspectors will be inspecting the following bridges on 27 October 2014 and there will be minor trafffic disruption. The Shire apologises for any inconvenience to the public. 

Inspections Planned – 27-OCT2014

Bridge No

Road Name

Crossing Name

LGA

Region

TM

0752

Northam Pithara

Mortlock River

Northam

Wheatbelt

Lane Closures

4654

Muluckine Rd

Mortlock River ( Mortlock Bdg )

Northam

Wheatbelt

Lane Closures

4045A

Bindoon Moora

Moore River ( Mogumber Bridge )

Victoria Plains

Wheatbelt

Lane Closures

News / Events

  • View Pink Ribbon Walk
    Thursday, October 09 2014, 11:57 AM Pink Ribbon Walk The Shire of Northam are proud to announce this year’s Pink Ribbon Walk is on October 27th at 5pm Read More…
  • View Health and Garden Month @ Northam Library
    Wednesday, October 01 2014, 2:41 PM Health and Garden Month @ Northam Library It’s Health and Garden Month here at the library and to celebrate the ladies at the library will be selecting patrons at random to receive a beautiful book on gardening. Read More…
  • View Free Family Movie
    Tuesday, September 30 2014, 9:06 AM Free Family Movie FREE FAMILY MOVIE DISNEY’S MALEFICENT (PG) Popcorn, Ice Creams and drinks available. Presented by the Shire of Northam Friday 3rd October 6:30PM at Northam Town Hall Read More…

ALERT responsible dog ownership

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