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Waste Local Law 2018

Local Government Act 1995; Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Act 2007

Notice is hereby given that the Shire of Chittering has prepared the abovementioned local law for comment.

The Purpose of the Shire of Chittering Waste Local Law 2018 is to regulate the storage, collection and disposal of waste and recyclable materials in the Shire of Chittering.

The Effect of the Shire of Chittering Waste Local Law 2018 is to allow the control of storage, collection and disposal of waste and recyclable materials for the benefit of the community and protection of the environment.

The proposed local law is available for inspection at the Shire of Chittering Administration Centre, 6177 Great Northern Highway, Bindoon during office hours.  The proposed local law is also available to download by clicking on the pdf image below).

Deadline for public comments
4pm (WST) on Friday, 27 April 2018

Submissions on this document may be made in writing and sent to:

Shire of Chittering
PO Box 70
BINDOON WA 6502

Submissions may also be lodged via email to chatter@chittering.wa.gov.au with the subject line to read “Proposed Waste Local Law 2018”.

Further information
Contact Glenn Sargeson, Principal Environmental Health Officer by email on chatter@chittering.wa.gov.au or telephone (08) 9576 4600.


Proposed Repeal of Local Law

By-Laws relating to Signs, Hoardings and Bill Posting 1992

Local Government Act 1995

At its Council meeting held on 21 March 2018 the Shire of Chittering resolved to give local and statewide public notice that it proposes to repeal the:

  • By-Laws relating to Signs, Hoardings and Bill Posting 1992
    • This local law is deemed no longer necessary as the requirement for fencing is covered under the Local Planning Scheme No 6 and Local Planning Policy No 5 - Signage

A copy of the local law may be inspected or obtained from the Shire’s Administration Centre, 6177 Great Northern Highway, Bindoon between the hours of 8.30am and 4.30pm Monday to Friday.

Submissions about the proposed review may be made to the Shire of Chittering, 6177 Great Northern Highway, Bindoon  WA  6502 or by email to chatter@chittering.wa.gov.au by 4pm on Friday 1 June 2018.


Proposed Fencing Local Law 2018

Local Government Act 1995; Dividing Fences Act 1961

At its Council meeting held on 21 March 2018 the Shire of Chittering resolved to give local and statewide public notice to initiate the:

  • Shire of Chittering Fencing Local Law 2018
    • The purpose of the proposed Fencing Local Law is to provide a ‘sufficient fence’ for the purposes of the Dividing Fences Act 1961 and to prescribe the materials to be used and safety measures to be undertaken in relation to certain types of fencing.
    • The effect is that fencing in the Shire will need to comply with the definition of a ‘sufficient fence’ as stipulated in the proposed Fencing Local Law and its other provisions.

A copy of the proposed local law may be inspected or obtained from the Shire’s Administration Centre, 6177 Great Northern Highway, Bindoon between the hours of 8.30am and 4.30pm Monday to Friday.

Submissions about the proposed local law may be made to the Shire of Chittering, 6177 Great Northern Highway, Bindoon  WA  6502 or by email to chatter@chittering.wa.gov.au by 4pm on Monday 11 June 2018.