Ward and Representation Review

Published on Friday, 4 November 2022 at 2:32:54 PM

Pursuant to clause 7(1) of schedule 2.2 of the Local Government Act 1995, local public notice is hereby given that a review of the ward boundaries and representation for the District of East Pilbara has commenced.

Members of the public are invited to make submissions to the review before Tuesday, 20 December 2022.  Submissions received by the due date will be considered by Council at a Special Council Meeting to be fixed for January 2023.

Council has endorsed a discussion paper, which includes options for new boundaries and councillor representation in response to local government electoral reforms announced by the State Government.  The discussion paper is accessible at www.eastpilbara.wa.gov.au and Shire offices.

Submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, PMB 22, Newman 6753, emailed to [email protected], or delivered by hand to:

Corner Kalgan & Newman Drives, Newman 6753 or  20 Francis Street, Marble Bar 6760

For further information, please contact 08 9175 8000.

Emma Landers

Acting Chief Executive Officer