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
FIREBREAKS MUST BE COMPLETED BY 1st NOVEMBER EVERY YEAR AND MAINTAINED CLEAR OF ALL FLAMMABLE MATERIAL UP TO AND INCLUDING 30th APRIL
Northam Shire is now in the RESTRICTED FIRE SEASON until April 13th.
This means you can only burn if you have a Fire Permit, these are issued by the Fire Control Officers.
Permits will only be issued to farmers for Agricultural preparation and will have special conditions ie wind speeds etc...
“Grass & Stubble for crop preparation only. No timber is to be burnt”
Restricted Burning Period information:
Please refer to the Shire of Northam Harvest Ban Number 9621 1120 for up to date Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Bans, or email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 9622 6100 with your mobile number if you would like to be placed on the SMS notification list for Harvest Bans.
Intersection Upgrade - Newcastle Road and Mitchell Avenue Northam
In accordance with the Shire of Northam 2014/2015 Capital Works Program, the intersection upgrade works for Newcastle Road and Mitchell Avenue, will commence the week of the 10 March 2015.
Irrigation/ Sprinkler systems
Any irrigation or sprinkler systems affected by the works will be reinstated, upon the completion of works;
During construction temporary traffic management will be implemented to safely manage traffic around the worksite.
Whilst it is inevitable that works of this nature will cause some inconvenience, every endeavour will be made to ensure that this is kept to a minimum.
Council considers that the works to be undertaken will be for the mutual benefit of all ratepayers and the community and your understanding and co-operation whilst the works are in progress will be greatly appreciated.
Should you have any queries in relation to the construction phase of this project please contact Tracey Pearce Operations Manager, Shire of Northam on 9621 2263 in the first instance.
George Nuich Park
George Nuich Park “Landscape Concept Plan” can be viewed by clicking here.