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LG Alert

The Minister is seeking participation from council members past and present, with disability, to share their experiences and give feedback on how to better support, attract and retain council members with disability.

Who can apply

People with disability, who are current or previous serving members of council in Western Australia.

What will be covered

The roundtable will focus on the following topics:

  • attracting people with disability to run for council
  • barriers that may be experienced by council members with disability
  • how any barriers might be addressed to support diversity on WA’s councils.

The expression of interest is open now and closes 21 September.

The roundtable takes place on 2 November 2022.

How to apply

To apply, submit an Expression of Interest to attend the roundtable to DLGSC. Applications can be made by email or phone and should cover:

  • name and contact details
  • a brief outline about why you would like to be involved in the roundtable discussion.

It is recognised that people have a range of access needs. Applicants are welcome to make contact to discuss their interest and alternative ways of applying including over the phone, through an interpreter, audio message and video. If support is required to complete an application, please contact the DLGSC:

Email: lghotline@dlgsc.wa.gov.au

Telephone: 1300 762 511

Please send your expression of interest by 21 September 2022.

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