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Adoption of Health Local Law 2017

The Shire of Chittering resolved at the Ordinary Council Meeting held on 15 February 2017 to adopt the Shire of Chittering Health Local Law 2017.

The purpose of the Shire of Chittering Health Local Law 2017 is to provide a statutory means of effectively controlling issues which have the potential to adversely impact on the health and well-being of the community.  The effect of the Shire of Chittering Health Local Law 2017 is to allow health related issues in the Shire of Chittering to be sufficiently controlled so as to provide an acceptable standard for the maintenance of public health in the community.

The Shire of Chittering Health Local Law 2017 was published in the Government Gazette #63 on Thursday, 23 March 2017, and will come into operation on Thursday, 6 April 2017.

A copy of the local law is available by contacting the Shire Administration on (08) 9576 4600 or available here to download

Health Local Law 2017

To view any of the referenced documents stated in the Health Local Law 2017 (i.e. Australian Standards, Building Code of Australia, Plumbing Code of Australia) please contact the Shire's Principal Environmental Health Officer via chatter@chittering.wa.gov.au.  These documents are not available online due to copyright, but can be viewed at the Shire's Administration Centre, 6177 Great Northern Highway, Bindoon.


Alan Sheridan
Chief Executive Officer