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Proposed Fencing Local Law 2018

Public Notices

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.


Alan Sheridan
Chief Executive Officer

Category: Public Notices