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Departmental Circular 12 2020

Sunrise at Wave Rock (Hyden Rock), Hyden, Western Australia

Local governments may request that the public holiday be celebrated on an alternative day of significance within their districts in lieu of the date proclaimed as the public holiday for the rest of the State.

Local governments interested in having an alternative date declared for the Queen's Birthday public holiday in 2021 should provide a written request detailing:

  1. the boundaries of the area that will be affected by the change (if it is other than the local government boundaries);
  2. the reason for the alternative date; and
  3. the consultation process undertaken.

Written requests should be submitted no later than Friday 29 January 2021 to:

Ms Christina Eftos
Private Sector Labour Relations Division Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
Locked Bag 100 EAST PERTH WA 6892

Yours sincerely

Duncan Ord OAM
Director General

Page reviewed 27 February 2023