Minor breach findings

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Minor breaches of the Local Government Act 1995 are dealt with by the Local Government Standards Panel.

Adverse findings are published once the relevant appeal period to the State Administrative Tribunal has expired.


Complaint number Council member Local government Nature order Regulation/s breached Download findings documentation
2018-107 Deputy Mayor Lee-Anne Smith Cockburn, City of

Public apology

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 107 of 2018.pdf

2018-092 Cr Benjamin Bell Toodyay, Shire of

Public apology

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

92 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

92 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2018-083 Cr Benjamin Bell Toodyay, Shire of

Public apology

Public censure

Undertake training

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

83 of 2018 -Reasons for Findings.pdf

83 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2018-065 Cr Benjamin Bell Toodyay, Shire of

Public apology

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

65 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

65 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2018-064 Cr Matt Whitfield Rockingham, City of

Undertake training

Regulation 9 Prohibition against involvement in administration

64 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

64 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision.pdf

2018-060 Deputy Mayor Lee-Anne Smith Cockburn, City of

Undertake training

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

60 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision.pdf

60 of 2018 - Reasons for Finding.pdf

2018-059 Cr Michael Southwell Capel, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

57 and 59 of 2018 Findings and Sanction decision.pdf

2018-057 Cr Michael Southwell Capel, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

57 and 59 of 2018 Findings and Sanction decision.pdf

2018-054 Cr Benjamin Bell Toodyay, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

54 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

54 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

2018-053 Cr Benjamin Bell Toodyay, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

53 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

53 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

2018-052 Cr Benjamin Bell Toodyay, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

2018-52 reasons for decision and order.pdf

2018-52 reasons for findings.pdf

2018-043 Cr Lee Downham Rockingham, City of

Undertake training

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

2018-43 finding and reasons.pdf

2018-040 Cr Andrew Kiely Swan, City of

Undertake training

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

2018-40 finding and reasons.pdf

2018-40 sanction decision and reasons.pdf

2018-031 Cr George Daccache Port Hedland, Town of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel decision and reasons 31 of 2018.pdf

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 31 of 2018.pdf

2018-030 Cr George Daccache Port Hedland, Town of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Sanction decision and reasons 30 of 2018.pdf

Standards Panel Findings and reasons 30 of 2018.pdf

2018-02 Cr Michael Smart Augusta-Margaret River, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 9 Prohibition against involvement in administration

2 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

2018-016 Cr Michael Smart Augusta-Margaret River, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel findings and reasons 16 of 2018.pdf

Standards Panel Sanction decision and reasons 16 of 2018.pdf

2018-012 Cr Brendan Kelly Bunbury, City of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

12 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

12 of 2018 Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2018-011 Cr Michelle Steck Bunbury, City of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

11 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

11 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2018-01 Cr Michael Smart Augusta-Margaret River, Shire of

Undertake training

Regulation 6 Improper disclosure of information

1 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

1 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2018-009 Cr Dale Piercey Esperance, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

6, 7 and 9 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

6, 7 and 9 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2018-007 Cr Dale Piercey Esperance, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

6, 7 and 9 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

6, 7 and 9 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2018-006 Cr Dale Piercey Esperance, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

6, 7 and 9 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

6, 7 and 9 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2018-004 Cr Paul Miles Wanneroo, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

4 of 2018 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

4 of 2018 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

2017-60 Mayor Paul Ng Canning, City of

Undertake training

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

60 of 2017 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

60 of 2017 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

2017-59 Cr Danny Harris Dardanup, Shire of

Public censure

Undertake training

Regulation 6 Improper disclosure of information

59 of 2017 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

59 of 2017 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

2017-57 Cr Don Bibson Chittering, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 6 Improper disclosure of information

57 of 2017 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

57 of 2017 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

2017-54 Cr Tracy Destree Kalamunda, City of

Undertake training

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

54 of 2017 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

54 of 2017 - Reasons for Findings.pdf

2017-49 Cr Jesse Jacobs Canning, City of

Undertake training

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

49 of 2017 - Reasons for Finding.pdf

49 of 2017 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2017-48 Cr Donald Gibson Chittering, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Regulation 10 Relations with local government employees

48 of 2017 - Reasons for Finding.pdf

48 of 2017 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2017-15 Cr Yasmin Bartlett Denmark, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 11 12 14 15 of 2017 Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

SP 11 12 14 15 of 2017 LGSP Reasons for Findings.pdf

2017-14 Cr Yasmin Bartlett Denmark, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 11 12 14 15 of 2017 Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

SP 11 12 14 15 of 2017 LGSP Reasons for Findings.pdf

2017-12 Cr Yasmin Bartlett Denmark, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 11 12 14 15 of 2017 Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

SP 11 12 14 15 of 2017 LGSP Reasons for Findings.pdf

2017-11 Cr Yasmin Bartlett Denmark, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 11 12 14 15 of 2017 Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

SP 11 12 14 15 of 2017 LGSP Reasons for Findings.pdf

2017-08 Cr Zenda Johnson Mosman Park, Town of

Undertake training

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Regulation 9 Prohibition against involvement in administration

8 of 2017 - Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

8 of 2017 - Reasons for Finding.pdf

2017-03 Cr Ulo Rumjantsev Northam, Shire of

Undertake training

Regulation 11 Non-disclosure of interest adverse to impartiality

SP 3 of 2017 Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

SP 3 of 2017 LGSP Reasons For Findings.pdf

2017-01 Cr Rodney Henderson Swan, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 1 of 2017 LGSP Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

SP 1 of 2017 LGSP Reasons for Findings Report.pdf

2016-62 Cr Janelle Price Albany, City of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 62 of 2016 LGSP Reasons for Findings.pdf

SP 62 of 2016 LGSP Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2016-59 Cr Doug Jeans Mundaring, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 59 of 2016 - LGSP Reasons for Findings.pdf

SP 59 of 2016 LGSP Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2016-56 Cr Toni Collins Boddington, Shire of

Undertake training

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 56 of 2016 Reasons for Findings.pdf

SP 56 of 2016 Decision and Order.pdf

2016-54 Cr Tracey King Cambridge, Town of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 53 of 2016 - Reasons for Decision and Order - Mayor Russell Aubrey.pdf

SP 53 of 2016 - Reasons For Finding - Mayor Russell Aubrey.pdf

SP 53 of 2016 - SAT Decision - Mayor Russell Aubrey v Local Government Standards Panel.pdf

2016-53 Mayor Russell Aubrey Melville, City of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 53 of 2016 - Reasons for Decision and Order - Mayor Russell Aubrey.pdf

SP 53 of 2016 - Reasons For Finding - Mayor Russell Aubrey.pdf

2016-39 Cr Sandra Boulter Cottesloe, Town of

Undertake training

Regulation 11 Non-disclosure of interest adverse to impartiality

SP 39 of 2016 Reasons for Findings Cr Boulter Cottesloe.pdf

SP 39 of 2016 Decision and Order Cr Boulter Cottesloe.pdf

2016-29 Cr Judy McEvoy Perth, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 29 of 2016 LGSP Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

SP 29 of 2016 - LGSP Reasons for Findings.pdf

2016-28 Cr Jan Davidson Perth, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 28 of 2016 LGSP Reasons for Findings.pdf

2016-27 Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi Perth, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 27 of 2016 LGSP Reasons for Findings.pdf

SP 27 of 2016 LGSP Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2016-25 Cr Toni Collins Boddington, Shire of

Undertake training

Regulation 11 Non-disclosure of interest adverse to impartiality

SP 22 and 25 2016 Reasons For Findings.pdf

SP 22 and 25 of 2016 Decision and Order.pdf

2016-22 Cr Toni Collins Boddington, Shire of

Undertake training

Regulation 11 Non-disclosure of interest adverse to impartiality

SP 22 and 25 2016 Reasons For Findings.pdf

SP 22 and 25 of 2016 Decision and Order.pdf

2016-13 Cr Kaye McGlew Dandaragan, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 10 Relations with local government employees

SP 13 of 2016 LGSP Reasons for Findings.pdf

SP 13 of 2016 LGSP Reasons for Decision and Order.pdf

2016-08 Cr Tony Taylor Halls Creek, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

SP 8 of 2016 LGSP Reasons For Decision and Order.pdf

SP 8 of 2016 LGSP Reasons For Findings.pdf

2015-60 Cr John Brennan Victoria Plains, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 4 Breach of a local law relating to conduct at meetings

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 60 of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 60 of 2015.pdf

2015-50b Cr Fred Spindler Cue, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 50B of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 50B of 2015.pdf

2015-50 Cr Petronella Pigdon Cue, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 50 of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 50 of 2015.pdf

2015-49 Cr Mark Burns Subiaco, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 49 of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 49 of 2015.pdf

2015-42 Cr Mark Burns Subiaco, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 42 of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 42 of 2015.pdf

2015-30 Mayor Sue Doherty South Perth, City of

Public apology

Regulation 9 Prohibition against involvement in administration

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 30 of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 30 of 2015.pdf

2015-27 Cr Paul Bridges Bassendean, Town of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 25 and 27 of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 25 and 27 of 2015.pdf

2015-26 Cr Paul Bridges Bassendean, Town of

Public apology

Regulation 4 Breach of a local law relating to conduct at meetings

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 26 of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 26 of 2015.pdf

2015-25 Cr Paul Bridges Bassendean, Town of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 25 and 27 of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 25 and 27 of 2015.pdf

2015-21 Cr Darryl Trease Swan, City of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 21 of 2015.pdf

2015-17 Cr Peter John Tegg Cue, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 17 of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 17 of 2015.pdf

2015-08 Cr David Griffiths Gosnells, City of

Public apology

Regulation 11 Non-disclosure of interest adverse to impartiality

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 8 of 2015.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 8 of 2015.pdf

2014-21 Cr Malcolm Cullen Coolgardie, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 6 Improper disclosure of information

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 21 of 2014.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 21 of 2014.pdf

2014-19 Cr Neville Robert Veitch Augusta-Margaret River, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 11 Non-disclosure of interest adverse to impartiality

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 19 of 2014.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 19 of 2014.pdf

2014-15 Cr Peter John Tegg Cue, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 10 Relations with local government employees

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 07 and 15 of 2014.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 07 and 15 of 2014.pdf

2014-12 Cr Tony Cuccaro Mundaring, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 11 Non-disclosure of interest adverse to impartiality

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 12 of 2014.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 12 of 2014.pdf

2014-07 Cr Peter John Tegg Cue, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 10 Relations with local government employees

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 07 and 15 of 2014.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 07 and 15 of 2014.pdf

2014-04 Cr Nicholas Pazolli Melville, City of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel - Reasons for Findings 03 of 2014.pdf

Standards Panel - Reasons for Decisions 03 of 2014.pdf

2013-11 Cr Michael Wayne McKay Kalgoorlie-Boulder, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 11 of 2013.pdf

2012-27 Cr Anthony Boyle York, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 26 and 27 of 2012.pdf

2012-26 Cr Anthony Boyle York, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 26 and 27 of 2012.pdf

2011-19 Cr Pauline Clark Mundaring, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 12 Acceptance of gifts

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 19 of 2011.pdf

2011-13 Cr Ann Prince Rockingham, City of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 12 and 13 of 2011.pdf

2011-12 Cr Ann Prince Rockingham, City of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 12 and 13 of 2011.pdf

2010-64 Cr Elizabeth Re Stirling, City of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 64 of 2010.pdf

2010-45 Cr Michael Sabatino Bayswater, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 45 of 2010 Cr Sabatino.pdf

2010-45 Cr Michael Anderton JP Bayswater, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 45 of 2010 Cr Anderton.pdf

2010-40 Cr Donald Yates Bassendean, Town of

Public apology

Regulation 10 Relations with local government employees

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 31 and 40 of 2010.pdf

2010-35 Cr Donald Yates Bassendean, Town of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 35 of 2010.pdf

2010-31 Cr Donald Yates Bassendean, Town of

Public apology

Regulation 10 Relations with local government employees

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 31 and 40 of 2010.pdf

2010-29 Cr Brian Corr Joondalup, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 29 of 2010.pdf

2010-27 Cr Daphne Mae Simmons Coolgardie, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 4 Breach of a local law relating to conduct at meetings

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 23 and 27 of 2010.pdf

2010-25 Cr Gerard Dornford Belmont, City of

Undertake training

Regulation 4 Breach of a local law relating to conduct at meetings

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 25 of 2010.pdf

2010-23 Cr Daphne Mae Simmons Coolgardie, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 4 Breach of a local law relating to conduct at meetings

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 23 and 27 of 2010.pdf

2010-15 Cr Elizabeth Re Stirling, City of

Public apology

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 15 of 2010.pdf

2010-14 Cr Richard Maxwell (Max) Collier Hipkins Nedlands, City of

Public censure

Regulation 6 Improper disclosure of information

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 14 of 2010.pdf

2009-10 Cr Brett Treeby Wanneroo, City of

Public apology

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 10 of 2009.pdf

2008-50 Cr Rodnet Bradley Cambridge, Town of

Public apology

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 50 of 2008.pdf

2008-48 Cr Rodnet Bradley Cambridge, Town of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 48 of 2008.pdf

2008-39 Cr Ian William Stubbs Busselton, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 38 and 39 of 2008.pdf

2008-38 Cr Ian William Stubbs Busselton, City of

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 38 and 39 of 2008.pdf

2008-37 Cre Timothy Wynn Hargreaves Shark Bay, Shire of

Public apology

Public censure

Regulation 7 Securing personal advantage or disadvantaging others

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 37 of 2008.pdf

2008-31 Cr Brett Treeby Wanneroo, City of

Public apology

Regulation 4 Breach of a local law relating to conduct at meetings

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 31 of 2008.pdf

2008-30 Mayor Jon Kelly Wanneroo, City of

Public apology

Regulation 4 Breach of a local law relating to conduct at meetings

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 30 of 2008.pdf

2008-26 Cr Anne Dawn Ryan Busselton, City of

Public apology

Public censure

Regulation 4 Breach of a local law relating to conduct at meetings

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 26 of 2008.pdf

2008-24 Cr John Gangekk Bassendean, Town of

Public apology

Public censure

Regulation 6 Improper disclosure of information

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 24 of 2008.pdf

2008-21 Cr Kevin Alan Black Mundaring, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 4 Breach of a local law relating to conduct at meetings

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 21 of 2008.pdf

2008-19 Cr James Dino Mazza Menzies, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 6 Improper disclosure of information

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 19 of 2008.pdf

2008-10 Cr Kevin Alan Black Mundaring, Shire of

Public censure

Regulation 4 Breach of a local law relating to conduct at meetings

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 10 of 2008.pdf

2008-05 Cr Timothy Wynn Hargreaves Shark Bay, Shire of

Public apology

Regulation 10 Relations with local government employees

Standards Panel Findings and Decisions 05 of 2008.pdf

Page reviewed 22 August 2019