Publications

A list of publications put out by the department's service areas.

List of publications

A guide to council and committee meetings

A guide to meetings for elected members to support their effective participation in council and committee meetings.

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A Guide to the Preparation of Agendas and Minutes

For local government officers to support effective decision making in council and committee meetings.

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Active Open Space (Playing Fields) in a Growing Perth Peel

Open space is an inherent part of the Australian culture, helping to define Perth and contribute to the physical and mental health of our community.

Attendance at Events Policy

Local Government Operational Guidelines

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Best Practice Guideline on the Identification, Investigation and Handling of Nuisance Dogs

This guideline is designed to assist local governments respond to nuisance barking complaints within their districts.

Burials outside a proclaimed cemetery

Burials in the State of Western Australia are governed by the Cemeteries Act 1986.

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Camping outside of caravan parks

Understanding the rules and restrictions on caravan use under the Caravan Parks and Camping Grounds Act 1995 and the Caravan Parks and Camping Grounds Regulations 1997.

Cat Local Law Guidelines

This guideline has been prepared as an alternative to a Model Cat Local Law, to assist local governments in developing a Cat Local Law that caters for their unique situation.

Changing Methods of Valuation of Land

Local Government Operational Guidelines

Clarity in Council Motions

Local Government Operational Guidelines

Council forums

Local Government Operational Guidelines

Declaring Financial Interests in Meetings

Local Government Operational Guidelines

Delegations

Local Government Operational Guidelines

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Developing or Redeveloping a Caravan Park or Camping Ground

This fact sheet assists caravan operators and other stakeholders to understand the requirements of the Caravan Parks and Camping Grounds Act 1995.

Disclosure of interests affecting impartiality

Local Government Operational Guidelines

Discussion paper on the implementation of child safety officers in local governments

Discussion paper on the implementation of child safety officers in local governments

Recommendation 6.12 of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

Disruptive Behaviour by the Public at Council Meetings

Local Government Operational Guidelines

Elected Member Induction

Local Government Operational Guidelines

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