Welcome to the Shire of Northam
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 email@example.com or visit the Council Offices at 395 Fitzgerald Street, Northam.
Fire Ban Information
NOTICE TO RESIDENTS
New Fire Break orders are in effect as of the 1st November 2015. All properties of 5 hectares and less are now required to install a 3 meter wide and a 4 meter vertical clearance fire break and provide a building protection zone of 20 meters. Please read the FIREBREAK ORDER 2015 / 2016.
Widening of Great Eastern Highway through Bakers Hill Town Site
The Shire of Northam is seeking community feedback for the proposed widening of Great Eastern Highway through Bakers Hill Town Site with a realignment of Yates Street.
After Hours Emergency Number
For Emergency events like fallen trees on roads and across driveways, call Engineering Works on 0419 910 319
ROAD RESURFACING WORKS PROGRAM
The Shire of Northam would like to inform the public that Road Resurfacing Works are about to commence in the following areas:
Chidlow Street, Northam - Section 1 complete
Battery Road, Northam - Kerbing to be completed
Ore Road, Northam - Kerbing to be completed
Milhinch Road, Northam
Southern Brook Road, Southern Brook
Dumbarton Road, Irishtown - Commenced
Crater Road (Commodity Route), Grass Valley
Dunkley Street, Northam
Oysten Road, Bakers Hill
Gum Tree Road, Bakers Hill
Please avoid the area if possible as access will be limited.
The Shire of Northam apologises for any inconvenience this important work may cause.
CBD Heritage Enhancement Fund
The Shire of Northam is pleased to announce a new round of grant funding developed to assist property owners within the Northam CBD in order to enhance the appearance of their buildings.
ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE – BRIDGE 5029 SPENCERS BROOK ROAD
The Shire of Northam advises that Bridge 5029 on Spencers Brook Road will be closed until further notice.
A contract to replace the bridge has been awarded and works will commence late February 2016.
There will be no access for through traffic for this period. The alternative access will be via Old Spencers Road.
Drivers are encouraged to drive to the conditions of the road and maintain revised posted speeds.
The Shire of Northam apologises for any inconvenience or delays and appreciates your cooperation in this matter.
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