Proposed Local Law

Published: Wednesday, 28 August 2019 at 2:30:00 PM

Notice of Proposal to Make a Local Law

At the Ordinary General Meeting of 27 August 2019, the Town of Bassendean Council resolved to make a local law relating to Council Meeting Procedures Local Law 2019. The purpose and effect of the law is as follows:

  1. This local law is to provide the rules for the conduct of meetings of the Council, Committees and Electors.
  2. This local law is intended to result in-
    1. better decision making by the Council and committees;
    2. the orderly conduct of meetings dealing with Council business;
    3. better understanding of the process of conducting meetings; and
    4. the more efficient and effective use of time at meetings.

A copy of the proposed law may be inspected at, or obtained from the following locations:

  1. Customer Service Centre, 35 Old Perth Road, Bassendean, Monday to Friday, between the hours of 8.30 am and 5 pm, AWST (excluding Public Holidays);
  2. Memorial Public Library, 46 Old Perth Road, Bassendean, during the following periods (excluding Public Holidays):
    1. Monday and Tuesday, between the hours of 9 am and 8 pm, AWST;
    2. Wednesday to Friday, 9 am to 6 pm, AWST;
    3. Saturday, 9 am to 1 pm, AWST.
  3. Website anytime.

Submissions about the proposed local law will close:

4 pm, AWST, Thursday, 10 October 2019.

Submissions may be made by:

  1. Email to, including the subject heading titled: Meeting Procedures Local Law Submission; or
  2. Hand delivered (in an envelope) to Customer Service Centre, 35 Old Perth Road, Bassendean, clearly marked on the front of the envelope with: Meeting Procedures Local Law Submission.

Inquiries about the proposed local law can be sent to 

Peta Mabbs

Chief Executive Officer

28 August 2019

Notice of Proposal Public Notice

DRAFT Town of Bassendean Meeting Procedures Local Law 2019

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