Publications

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

List of publications

Starting a new club cover

Starting a new club

How to start a new club.

Strategic Directions ALG

Strategic Directions 2016-2031 - Arts Leadership Group

Our vision for Western Australia is to be the best place it can be to live, work and play thanks to the contribution of its arts, culture and creative industries.

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Strategic Directions 6 (SD6)

The sport and recreation industry's dynamic five-year plans help deliver successful outcomes for sport and recreation in WA.

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Strategic Funding Review 2019

The purpose of the Strategic Funding Review was to look at the department’s investment into Western Australia’s sport and recreation industry, and to address upcoming opportunities and challenges within the portfolio.

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Strategic Funding Review Preliminary Findings Report

In March 2018 the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries (the department) announced the Sport and Recreation Strategic Funding Review.

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Taking the lead! A guide for club presidents

The president or chairperson is the principal leader of the club and has overall responsibility for the club’s administration.

Tastings – producer’s and other licences policy

Guidance to licensees who wish to conduct tastings on their licensed premises or at another licensed premises.

Temporary bars policy

Guidance on Temporary Bar Licences.

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The 4th R: Recreation

The 4th R resource package aims to provide guidance for educators choosing the departments recreation camps programs.

The appointment, function and responsibilities of audit committees

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 09

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The club secretary: The key to efficiency

This resource highlights some common-sense steps to ensuring your workload will be lighter, that your group won’t have members who just ‘make up the numbers’ and that it will be seen as an effective team.

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The law and sport– Junior sport policy

Sport and the law is a complex area for clubs and associations.

The relationship between organised recreational activity and mental health

A review of current literature indicates that people who participate in sports clubs and organised recreational activity enjoy better mental health, are more alert, and more resilient against the stresses of modern living.

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They Served With Honour

Untold Stories of Western Australian Aboriginal Servicemen at Gallipoli.

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Top 20 tips for officials

The tips provide some helpful guidelines for new and existing officials. Good officiating, playing and coaching ensures everyone enjoys the experience!

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Top 20 tips for successful coaching

These tips provide some direction for coaches to increase their chance of having the greatest impact possible on their junior athletes.

Trading name policy

Guidance as to the legislative provisions relevant to trading names.

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Two Year Action Plan for Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries 2019-20

To make Western Australia a world class arts, cultural, sport and Aboriginal tourism destination.

Two-up policy

The Gaming and Wagering Commission Act 1987 (the Act) provides for the issue of a Two-up permit to country race clubs and other organisations, which are located outside of a 100km radius of Crown Perth.

Use of Corporate Credit Cards

Local Government Operational Guidelines number 11

Page reviewed 01 August 2019