Published on Monday, 30 October 2023 at 2:12:06 PM

Nominations to Council Advisory Committees

The Shire of Narrogin hereby invites nominations for volunteer membership from the Narrogin Community on either of the following:

  • Townscape Advisory Committee; and
  • Australia Day and Honours Advisory Committee.

The Committees are established by the Shire in accordance with section 5.8 of the Local Government Act 1995, with members of the Committee to be appointed by the Council in accordance with section 5.10 of that Act.

Townscape Advisory Committee

This Committee recommends to Council proposals relating to the adopted Townscape Plans and the physical infrastructure of the Narrogin and Highbury town sites, with a specific focus on: aesthetic presentation; access and facilities for the elderly and people with disabilities; and designing out crime or anti-social behaviour.

Council seeks 4 representatives from the community to join representatives from the Highbury District Community Council, Narrogin Chamber of Commerce, Arts Narrogin and 2 elected members. Two representatives are to demonstrate their ability to represent the interests of the following special interest areas; Aged & Accessibility; or Indigenous people. The Committee meets generally at 5:30 pm on a weekday and every 2 months.

Australia Day and Honours Advisory Committee

This Committee promotes Australia Day, Australia Day WA Citizen of the Year Awards and Shire of Narrogin Australia Day Awards and make recommendations to Council based on nominations received from the community; and makes decisions regarding the venue, program/format, menu and layout of tables/seating and arrangements.

Council seeks 3 representatives from the community to join representatives from the Lions and Rotary Clubs and the Narrogin Chamber of Commerce and 3 elected members. The Committee meets generally at 12pm on a weekday in early December, and again in January, before and after Australia Day.

How to nominate

Nominees should make themselves familiar with the Terms of Reference document and download a nomination form, both which can be found at Nominations close at 4.30 pm 10 November 2023 and should be addressed to the undersigned.

Dale Stewart
Chief Executive Officer
Shire of Narrogin
PO Box 1145 Narrogin WA 6312

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