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The Shire of Esperance has commenced the process of reviewing its 13 local laws. The review has been identified as necessary to update the affected local laws, and determine whether they need to be amended or repealed, to make them more relevant.

The local laws affected are:

  • Bushfire Brigades Local Law 2002
  • Cemeteries Local Law 2002
  • Dogs Local Law 2002
  • Extractive Industries Local Law 2001
  • Fencing Local Law 2002,
  • Health Local Law 2002,
  • Parking Facilities Local Law 2002
  • Pest Plants 1979
  • Private Property Local Law 2003
  • Property Local Law 2001
  • Signs Local Law 2004
  • Standing Orders Local Law 2001 
  • Thoroughfares Local Law 2001

Following the period of public comment on existing local laws, proposed changes will then be advertised, incorporating community feedback and Council direction.

To make comment on the affected local laws, submissions need to be made in writing to the CEO before 4pm on November 28, 2014.