Public Notices

We're hiring!
Posted February 7, 2024 We're hiring!

The Shire is looking for an experienced person to join our Maintenance team - is that you?

Notice of Draft Local Planning Policies
Posted January 11, 2024 Notice of Draft Local Planning Policies

The Shire has drafted 2 new Local Planning Policies which the Council adopted for the purpose of advertising and public consultation.

New CEO Appointed at Shire Of Broomehill-Tambellup
Posted December 20, 2023 New CEO Appointed at Shire Of Broomehill-Tambellup

Shire President Cr Michael White has announced the appointment of Ms Karen Callaghan as the new CEO for the Shire of Broomehill-Tambellup.

Notice pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995 of sale
Posted December 11, 2023 Notice pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995 of sale of land for non-payment of outstanding rates or service charges.

Notice pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995 of sale of land for non-payment of outstanding rates or service charges.

Tambellup Railway Precinct - Draft Townscape Plan
Posted December 8, 2023 Tambellup Railway Precinct - Draft Townscape Plan

There's still time to have your say on the draft Townscape Plans!

New Councillors Sworn in
Posted October 27, 2023 New Councillors Sworn in

A Special Meeting of Council was held on 26 October 2023 to swear in returning and new Councillors, and to elect the Shire President and Deputy President.

Planning and Development Act 2005: Notice of Approved Local Planning
Posted September 19, 2023 Planning and Development Act 2005: Notice of Approved Local Planning Scheme Amendment

Local Planning Scheme No. 2 - Amendment No. 6

Local Government Ordinary Postal Election - Notice of Results
Posted September 18, 2023 Local Government Ordinary Postal Election - Notice of Results

The result of the Ordinary Election conducted as a postal vote on Saturday, 21 October 2023 has been declared.

Local Heritage  Survey out for comment
Posted August 22, 2023 Local Heritage Survey out for comment

Progressing the review of the Municipal Heritage Inventories, at the August 2023 Council meeting, the Council endorsed the draft versions of the Local Heritage Survey and Local Heritage List. Both documents are now available for perusal and comment by members of the public.

Annual Budget adopted at July Council Meeting
Posted August 21, 2023 Annual Budget adopted at July Council Meeting

The 2023/2024 Annual Budget was adopted at the Ordinary Council Meeting held on 27 July 2023.

Notice Pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995
Posted August 16, 2023 Notice Pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995 requiring payment of outstanding rates or service charges

Notice Pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995 requiring payment of outstanding rates or service charges

Broomehill Cemetery Five Year Plan – seeking community feedback!
Posted August 2, 2023 Broomehill Cemetery Five Year Plan – seeking community feedback!

Community comment is sought on the Broomehill Cemetery Draft 5 Year Plan.

Annual Report 2021-2022 Available
Posted April 21, 2023 Annual Report 2021-2022 Available

The Annual Report for 2021-2022 is now available.

Dogs Off Lead - the Facts
Posted April 21, 2023 Dogs Off Lead - the Facts

Did you know that if you are taking your dog for a walk, it must be on a lead at all times unless in a prescribed off lead exercise area?

Stock Crossings on Roads
Posted December 12, 2022 Stock Crossings on Roads

Farmers, are you meeting your obligations when moving livestock across roads? Read on for more information.

Regional Price Preference Policy
Posted September 27, 2022 Regional Price Preference Policy

A review of Council Policy 3.1 ‘Purchasing Policy’ has been undertaken by Council. The main focus of the proposed changes are as follows: • Simplifying the purchasing thresholds; • Defining exclusions to the policy, such as postage and freight, to increase compliance; and • Creation of a regional price preference component of the policy in accordance with Local Government (Functions and General) Regulations 1996 regulations 24A to 24G.

2020/2021 Annual Financial Report Significant Matter Reported by Auditor
Posted September 16, 2022 2020/2021 Annual Financial Report Significant Matter Reported by Auditor

In its audit report for the 2020/2021 financial year, the Auditor General advised that the audit had identified a significant adverse trend in the financial position of the Shire’s Operating Surplus Ratio.

Local Planning Policy No. 1 Sea Containers
Posted August 24, 2022 Local Planning Policy No. 1 Sea Containers

The Shire drafted a Local Planning Policy setting out Council’s position on applications for sea containers.  The Draft Policy was put out for inspection and public comment on 2 May 2022 and submissions closed on 29 May 2022. At the Ordinary Meeting of Council on 28 July 2022 the motion was carried. Please see Public Notice and link for more information.

Gazettal of Local Laws - s.3.12 (6) of the Local Government Act 1995
Posted August 9, 2022 Gazettal of Local Laws - s.3.12 (6) of the Local Government Act 1995

The Shire of Broomehill-Tambellup provides public notice, in accordance with s.3.12 (6) of the Local Government Act 1995, that the Shire local laws were published in the Western Australian Government Gazette, Number 123, on Tuesday 9 August 2022 and will come in to effect 14 days after that date being 23 August 2022.

New CEO Appointment
Posted April 19, 2022 New CEO Appointment

Shire President Cr Michael White has announced the appointment of a new CEO for the Shire of Broomehill Tambellup.

Community Survey - 2021
Posted March 11, 2022 Community Survey - 2021

Last July and August, many residents responded to a questionnaire relating to services provided by the Shire and how those services were perceived. The results of that survey have now been tabulated.

Calling all Great Southern residents - have you got a story to tell?
Posted November 17, 2021 Calling all Great Southern residents - have you got a story to tell?

The Great Southern Treasures Bobtail Trail project is under way and we want you to be part of it!

New Disability Access and Inclusion Plan endorsed by Council
Posted August 6, 2020 New Disability Access and Inclusion Plan endorsed by Council

This Shire has recently reviewed its Disability Access and Inclusion Plan, in line with requirements of the Disability Services Act 1993.

Do you need a Building Permit for that farm shed??
Posted May 14, 2020 Do you need a Building Permit for that farm shed??

Assessment of Classification of Farm Sheds used for storage only.

Media Release:  Water Availability in the Shire of Broomehill-Tambellup
Posted April 28, 2020 Media Release: Water Availability in the Shire of Broomehill-Tambellup

Media Release: Council acknowledges concerns about access to standpipe water

Waste and Recycling in the shire
Posted April 20, 2020 Waste and Recycling in the shire

Do you have trouble remembering how many bins to put out each week for collection? Or are you needing clarification on what materials are accepted for recycling? This may be useful to you! Click on the image for a printable version.

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