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EXPERIENCE YORK APP IN DEVELOPMENT
Posted 24 January 2023 EXPERIENCE YORK APP IN DEVELOPMENT

The Shire of York has commissioned the development of a mobile application 'Experience York' to support visitor information in York.

YORK CELEBRATES AUSTRALIAN CULTURE
Posted 11 January 2023 YORK CELEBRATES AUSTRALIAN CULTURE

During January, the Shire of York and the National Australia Day Council are sponsoring three events to celebrate our inclusive Australian culture.

Revival of Culture event - January 21, 2023 
Posted 11 January 2023 Revival of Culture event - January 21, 2023 

The Bilya Gogulyar Boodja (BGB) Aboriginal Corporation, will host a free local Aboriginal arts and cultural event on Saturday 21 January 2023 based on the 2023 Australia Day theme REFLECT, RESPECT, CELEBRATE.  

NOTICE OF PUBLIC ADVERTISEMENT OF DEVELOPMENT PROPOSAL
Posted 10 January 2023 NOTICE OF PUBLIC ADVERTISEMENT OF DEVELOPMENT PROPOSAL

It is HEREBY NOTIFIED for public information and comment that the Shire of York has received an application to develop land for the purpose described hereunder. LAND DESCRIPTION ADDRESS: Lot 4 (142) Avon Terrace, York

Notice of Special Council Meeting - 10 January 2023
Posted 04 January 2023 Notice of Special Council Meeting - 10 January 2023

In accordance with Section 5.5(2) of the Local Government Act 1995 notice is hereby given that a Special Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday 10 January 2023 in the Council Chambers, First Floor York Town Hall, Joaquina Street, York commencing at 5.00pm.

Update following Have Your Say Days - May to July 2022
Posted 22 December 2022 Update following Have Your Say Days - May to July 2022

In the middle of this year, the Shire of York undertook a series of community engagement exercises, with drop-in sessions, workshops and surveys, seeking your feedback into a number of important projects.   Here’s an update:

CONTAINERS FOR CHANGE Community Update
Posted 21 December 2022 CONTAINERS FOR CHANGE Community Update

There are a few things that users can do to make life easier for all: Remove lids and place in separate bag Rinse all milk containers Ensure all containers are free of dirt Set up a member number (scheme ID) that lets you get refunded by EFT on the spot

Illegal dumping of tyres at the York Motorcross Track
Posted 21 December 2022 Illegal dumping of tyres at the York Motorcross Track

Dumping tyres is an illegal offence carrying a maximum penalty of $62,500 for an individual and $125,000 for corporations.

GRANT SUCCESS - TRADITIONAL ABORIGINAL  MOSAIC BURNING PROGRAM
Posted 07 December 2022 GRANT SUCCESS - TRADITIONAL ABORIGINAL MOSAIC BURNING PROGRAM

The Shire of York has been awarded $28,000 by the National Disaster Risk Reduction (NDRR) 2022-23 Competitive Grant Program.

Regional University Centre - OPEN DAY
Posted 06 December 2022 Regional University Centre - OPEN DAY

Thursday 15 December 2022 from 10am to 4pm at York Community Resource Centre.

Shire of York - Christmas Closures
Posted 23 November 2022 Shire of York - Christmas Closures

Details of the opening times for all Shire facilities over the Christmas period.

SHIRE PRESIDENT RECOGNISED AT WALGA CONFERENCE
Posted 22 November 2022 SHIRE PRESIDENT RECOGNISED AT WALGA CONFERENCE

The 2022 Western Australian Local Government Association (WALGA) Convention and Trade Exhibition that took place in October 2022, recognised the contribution made to the Shire of York by Shire President Cr Denese Smythe.

CENSUS 2021
Posted 22 November 2022 CENSUS 2021

The Shire Council and community have expressed concerns regarding the accuracy of the data collected for the 2021 Census. Please help by completing this short survey.

Call for Expressions of Interest - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait
Posted 17 November 2022 Call for Expressions of Interest - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander events/activities Australia Day 2023

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Shire of York residents are invited to put forward Expressions of Interest to create Australia Day 2023 events and/or activities.

2023 Council & Committee Meeting Dates
Posted 15 November 2022 2023 Council & Committee Meeting Dates

In accordance with Regulation 12(2) of the Local Government (Administration) Regulations 1996 notice is hereby given of the following meeting dates for 2023.

PROHIBITED BURNING TIMES - EXTENSION
Posted 03 November 2022 PROHIBITED BURNING TIMES - EXTENSION

The Prohibited Burning Period for the Shire of York has been brought forward to Midnight on Monday 14th November 2022.

PUBLIC NOTICE: Section 3.58 Disposing of Property
Posted 26 October 2022 PUBLIC NOTICE: Section 3.58 Disposing of Property

Part of Reserve 12190 (Lot 29599), Talbot Hall Road, Talbot, to the York & Districts Archery Club (to be incorporated) for the purpose of Recreation (Archery), playing archery and uses reasonably ancillary thereto.

2022 Best Decorated Business Competition Opens
Posted 24 October 2022 2022 Best Decorated Business Competition Opens

This year the Best Decorated Business Competition will include a Best Australian Themed category, the return of the popular public vote award and easy online registration forms. Public vote forms are also online and we encourage the community to get behind their favourite business display and vote as many times as you like. 

Current Planning Proposals On Exhibition
Posted 17 October 2022 Current Planning Proposals On Exhibition

Request for Tender T02-2223 Contract Ranger Services
Posted 14 October 2022 Request for Tender T02-2223 Contract Ranger Services

Tenders closing at 4:00pm on Friday 4th November 2022 (AWST) are invited for T02-2223 Contract Ranger Services.

Local Government Update - Chain of Responsibility
Posted 11 October 2022 Local Government Update - Chain of Responsibility

Transport Operators / Farmers Responsibilities - Restricted Access Vehicle Network Access

Community Citizen of the Year Awards
Posted 21 September 2022 Community Citizen of the Year Awards

Nominations for the 2023 Australia Day Awards are open! If you know an individual or a group who has achieved some great things in the last twelve months we encourage you to nominate them and recognise their outstanding achievement!  The Awards will be presented as part of the 2023 Australia Day event to be held on Thursday 26 January 2023.

Community Funding Program – Opens in October
Posted 20 September 2022 Community Funding Program – Opens in October

Applications open 1 October for the Shire’s Community Funding Program, providing financial support for projects, initiatives and infrastructure upgrades that can be delivered by 30 June, 2023.

PROTECTING YORK’S NATIVE WILDLIFE
Posted 06 September 2022 PROTECTING YORK’S NATIVE WILDLIFE

One of the most vital contributions you can make is to ensure your dog is on the lead and under control, especially along the Avon River Trail, at this time of year.

Notice of Special Council Meeting
Posted 30 August 2022 Notice of Special Council Meeting

In accordance with Section 5.5(2) of the Local Government Act 1995 notice is hereby given that a Special Council Meeting will be held on Monday 5 September 2022 in the Council Chambers, First Floor York Town Hall, Joaquina Street, York commencing at 5.00pm.

Come Celebrate!
Posted 19 August 2022 Come Celebrate!

Our York Residency Museum Turns 50 on Saturday August 27th and the Shire is celebrating with a free community event at 5 Brook Street between 10am and 4pm. 

Notice pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995
Posted 18 August 2022 Notice pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995 requiring payment of outstanding rates or service charges.

Notice pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995
Posted 18 August 2022 Notice pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995 requiring payment of outstanding rates or service charges.

Expressions of Interest - External Membership to Audit & Risk Committee
Posted 16 August 2022 Expressions of Interest - External Membership to Audit & Risk Committee

Expressions of Interest (EOI) are sought from suitably qualified individuals to be appointed as an external member to Council’s Audit and Risk Committee (the Committee).

SHIRE OF YORK BUDGET - 2022/2023 FINANCIAL YEAR
Posted 12 August 2022 SHIRE OF YORK BUDGET - 2022/2023 FINANCIAL YEAR

The Shire of York budget for 2022/23 has been approved, with a focus on substantially improved road infrastructure and a plant replacement program.

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