Public Notices


BRIDGETOWN-GREENBUSHES YOUTH AWARDS 2019

Council's Youth Leadership Team is proud to present the second annual Bridgetown Greenbushes Youth Awards. To find out more and to see who is eligible, download our Nomination Pack here.


2017/2018 ANNUAL FINANCIAL REPORT

In its audit report for the 2017/2018 financial year, the Shire’s auditor, advised that the audit had identified a significant adverse trend in one of the Shire’s financial ratios. The word “significant” triggers the process outlined in section 7.12A(4) and (5) of the Local Government Act 1995:

(4) A local government must —

(a) prepare a report addressing any matters identified as significant by the auditor in the audit report, and stating what action the local government has taken or intends to take with respect to each of those matters; and

(b) give a copy of that report to the Minister within 3 months after the audit report is received by the local government.

(5) Within 14 days after a local government gives a report to the Minister under subsection (4)(b), the CEO must publish a copy of the report on the local government’s official website.

Click here for further details.


LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1995

2019/2020 SCHEDULE OF FEES & CHARGES

It is hereby notified for public information that Council, in accordance with Section 6.16 of the Local Government Act 1995, has adopted its Fees & Charges for the 2019/2020 financial year to form part of its annual budget.  The Schedule of Fees & Charges may be inspected at the Shire Library during normal business hours or downloaded from the Shire website www.bridgetown.wa.gov.au.

The Fees & Charges apply from 1 July 2019.


NOTICE OF INTENTION TO LEVY DIFFERENTIAL RATES

FOR THE 2019/20 FINANCIAL YEAR

In accordance with Section 6.36 of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is hereby given with respect of the intention of the Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes to adopt and levy in the 2019/20 financial year the following rates in the dollar (Rate in $) and Minimum Rates for general Gross Rental Value (GRV) and differential general Unimproved Value (UV) rates:

Category

Rate in $

Minimum Rate

Gross Rental Value (GRV) Properties

8.8471 cents

$942.00

 

 

 

Rural Unimproved Value (UV) Properties

0.6417 cents

$1,168.00

Mining Unimproved Value (UV) Properties

8.1436 cents

$554.00

A Statement of Objectives and Reasons for adopting these rates is available for inspection at the Shire Offices, 1 Steere Street Bridgetown between the hours of 9.00am and 4.30pm Monday to Friday. Submissions from electors and ratepayers in respect of the proposed rates may be made (in writing) addressed to the CEO by close of business on Thursday, 27 June 2019.  Any general enquiries should be directed to the Coordinator Corporate Services (Darren Wilson).