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  

Notification

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.

The bridge is currently being assessed and costed for repairs.  Once a determination has happened works will be programmed as soon as possible.

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.

Click here to access route map

Community Survey

The Shire of Northam is really interested in promoting a healthy and happy community. We are currently developing a Public Health and Wellbeing Plan that will help us manage the health of our residents into the future. You can have your say about local health and wellbeing issues and directions by completing the survey.

Click Here to complete the Survey

News / Events

  • View Improving your network - Western Power
    Wednesday, July 29 2015, 3:46 PM Improving your network - Western Power To make sure you have a safe and reliable electricity supply into the future, Western Power is making some big improvements to the network across the Shire of Northam. Read More…
  • View Talk to the Shire of Northam
    Monday, July 27 2015, 1:43 PM Talk to the Shire of Northam The Shire of Northam is holding a number of community meetings at a number of locations within the Shire. Read More…
  • View 2015 Local Government Elections
    Wednesday, July 22 2015, 3:08 PM 2015 Local Government Elections Voting matters. Make sure your voice is heard at the next local government elections. Read More…

 ALERT responsible dog ownership

Click here for Interactive Food Safety Training

Click here to Download Strategic Community Plan

 Hot Air Ballooning Championship 2015