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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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.

Appointing a CEO

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 10

Burials outside a proclaimed cemetery

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

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 number 02

Clarity in Council Motions

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 07

Council forums

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 05

Declaring Interest In Meetings Webinar

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 20

Delegations

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 17

Disclosure of Financial Interests in Returns

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 21

Disclosure of Interests Affecting Impartiality

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 01

Disruptive Behaviour by the Public at Council Meetings

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 06

Elected Member Induction

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 04

Elected Members' Relationship with Developers

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 12

Financial Ratios

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 18

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Guide to the WA planning system

A useful guide for sport and recreation professionals.

Guiding principles: Proposal to create, change the boundaries of, or abolish a local government district

The Local Government Advisory Board’s guiding principles form the basis for considering changes to local government boundaries and take into account the factors set out in the Act.

Legal Representation for Council Members and Employees

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 14

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