Public Notices

Change of Venue - Council Forum Meeting 08 July 2020 and Ordinary Council
Posted June 30, 2020 Change of Venue - Council Forum Meeting 08 July 2020 and Ordinary Council Meeting 15 July 2020

MARKYT Community Resilience Scorecard
Posted June 16, 2020 MARKYT Community Resilience Scorecard

Community members across Western Australia are being invited to take part in an important state-wide collaboration.

Change of Venue - Ordinary Council Meeting 17 June 2020
Posted June 12, 2020 Change of Venue - Ordinary Council Meeting 17 June 2020

There will be a change of venue for the Ordinary Council Meeting 17 June 2020.

Road Closure - Frankish Road
Posted June 4, 2020 Road Closure - Frankish Road

Frankish Road, Northam will be closed to facilitate a deep sewer extension between 5th June to 8th June 2020

Regional Joint Development Assessment Panel Agenda
Posted May 26, 2020 Regional Joint Development Assessment Panel Agenda

Agenda for the proposal of Lot 701 (8) Frankish Road, Northam - Development Description: Educational Establishment

Road Closure - Southern Brook Road
Posted May 19, 2020 Road Closure - Southern Brook Road

Please be advised that Southern Brook Road, Southern Brook between Mount Joy and Northam Pithara Roads will be closed to facilitate culvert replacement works between 25th May to 11th July 2020.

Special Council Meeting - 13 May 2020
Posted May 8, 2020 Special Council Meeting - 13 May 2020

Roadside Tree Pruning Works
Posted April 24, 2020 Roadside Tree Pruning Works

Tree pruning works will be undertaken on Southern Brook Road commencing Friday 24th April 2020

Change to Council Meetings – COVID-19
Posted April 1, 2020 Change to Council Meetings – COVID-19

Meeting held on 30 March 2020 that all future Council meetings will be held electronically (eMeetings) and Council Forums will not be held until otherwise determined.

Special Council Meeting - 30 March 2020
Posted March 27, 2020 Special Council Meeting - 30 March 2020

A Special Meeting of Council has been convened for 30 March 2020 at 4:30pm by the Shire President which will take place by electronic means.

Council Meeting, 18 March 2020 - COVID-19
Posted March 18, 2020 Council Meeting, 18 March 2020 - COVID-19

Please be advised that the meeting of Full Council will be progressing as planned, at 395 Fitzgerald Street, Northam, commencing at 5:30pm.

Special Council Meeting - 5 March 2020
Posted March 3, 2020 Special Council Meeting - 5 March 2020

A Special Meeting of Council has been convened on 5 March 2020 to consider altering the approved route to allow as of right trucks to utilise Wellington Street, Northam for a set period of time for the Spencers Brook Quarry (Italia Stone Pty Ltd) - Lot 93 Spencers Brook Road, Muluckine.

Meeting Location of February 2020 Forum & Ordinary Council Meeting
Posted February 7, 2020 Meeting Location of February 2020 Forum & Ordinary Council Meeting

The Shire of Northam will be holding its February 2020 Forum and Ordinary Council Meeting at the Grass Valley Hall, located at Lot 130 Wilson Street, Grass Valley. The Forum is scheduled on 12 February 2020 and the Ordinary Council Meeting is scheduled on 19 February 2020. Both meetings will commence at 5:30pm.

Expressions of Interest - Membership on Council Committee’s
Posted December 30, 2019 Expressions of Interest - Membership on Council Committee’s

The Shire of Northam is seeking expressions of interest from community members to become a community representative on the Community Safety Committee and Nyoongar Cultural Advisory Group.

Annual Meeting of Electors & 2018/19 Annual Report
Posted December 21, 2019 Annual Meeting of Electors & 2018/19 Annual Report

Notice is hereby given for the availability of the Shire of Northam 2018/19 Annual Report and Annual Meeting of Electors.

Council Meeting Dates 2020
Posted December 2, 2019 Council Meeting Dates 2020

Please be advised that at the Ordinary Council meeting held on 20 November 2019 Council endorsed the dates for its 2020 Council meetings.

Office and Service Closures - Christmas and New Year
Posted November 27, 2019 Office and Service Closures - Christmas and New Year

The Shire of Northam advises that some services will be closed over the Christmas period.

Road Closure - Gordon Place
Posted November 25, 2019 Road Closure - Gordon Place

Public notice of the intention to periodically close Gordon Place, Northam for a period of 12 months.

Prohibited Burning Period
Posted November 12, 2019 Prohibited Burning Period

The Shire of Northam wishes to advise that in consultation with the Volunteer Bush Fire Control Officers, The PROHIBITED BURNING PERIOD will be brought forward by one (1) week and will start on the 25th Nov 2019.

Total Fire Ban
Posted November 8, 2019 Total Fire Ban

The Chief Executive Officer for the Shire of Northam hereby declares a ban on the use or operation of engines, vehicles, plant or machinery from 0900hrs Saturday 09 Nov 2019 until 1700hrs Saturday 09 Nov 2019 for the whole of the Shire of Northam.

Prohibition of Lighting or Sustaining a Flame in the Open Air
Posted November 7, 2019 Prohibition of Lighting or Sustaining a Flame in the Open Air

The Shire of Northam has imposed a prohibition of lighting or sustaining a flame in the open air from midnight on Thursday, 7th November 2019 until midnight Sunday, 10th November 2019.

Adoption of Local Law
Posted November 4, 2019 Adoption of Local Law

At the Ordinary Council meeting 16 October 2019 the Shire of Northam adopted the following local laws pursuant to section 3.12 of the Local Government Act 1995 Cat Local Law 2019 Fencing Local Law 2019 Parking Local Law 2019

Hazard Reduction Burning
Posted October 28, 2019 Hazard Reduction Burning

The Shire of Northam would like to advise that hazard reduction burning will be taking place within the Northam Town site over the coming weeks as the local Volunteer Fire & Rescue Service and the Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades prepare the community for the upcoming bush fire season.

Road Closure - Gordon Place
Posted October 24, 2019 Road Closure - Gordon Place

Please be advised that Gordon Place will be closed to allow for pedestrian access.

Change of Council Meeting Location
Posted October 18, 2019 Change of Council Meeting Location

At the Ordinary Council Meeting held on 16 October 2019, Council resolved to change the meeting location of the Council Forum and Ordinary Council meeting scheduled on 13th and 20th November 2019.

Special Council Meeting
Posted October 9, 2019 Special Council Meeting

A Special Meeting of Council has been convened by the Shire President on 21 October 2019 which will take place in the Shire of Northam Council Chambers, 395 Fitzgerald Street, Northam

Restricted Burning Period
Posted September 26, 2019 Restricted Burning Period

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to section 18 of the Bush Fires Act 1954, as amended, the Shire of Northam RESTRICTED BURNING PERIOD commences 1 October 2019, until midnight on 30 November 2019.

Local Government Ordinary Postal Election
Posted September 25, 2019 Local Government Ordinary Postal Election

The Shire of Northam is holding an election by postal vote on Saturday, 19 October 2019 to fill vacancies in the offices of Councillors.

Proposal to Dispose of Property by Lease
Posted September 20, 2019 Proposal to Dispose of Property by Lease

The Shire of Northam intends to lease out properties to a charitable or community organisation for cropping and grazing purposes. Submission may be made in relation to the proposal.

Local Planning Policy No. 26 – Container Deposit Infrastructure Local
Posted September 12, 2019 Local Planning Policy No. 26 – Container Deposit Infrastructure Local Planning Scheme No 6

Notice is hereby given for public information that the Shire of Northam, at its Ordinary Council Meeting held on the 21st August 2019, resolved to advertise the draft Local Planning Policy No. 26 – Container Deposit Infrastructure, for public comment in accordance with the provisions of Local Planning Scheme No 6.

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