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Notice of Corella Management
Posted 21 February 2024 Notice of Corella Management

For several years the Shire has been engaged in a corella management program to reduce the impact of these invasive and highly damaging pest species. In conjunction with CBH, a culling program will be conducted over the weekend at the CBH site and on other Shire owned land throughout the townsite, with Forrest Oval being a key site.

Shire of York addresses concerns regarding Pioneer Memorial Lodge Projects
Posted 14 February 2024 Shire of York addresses concerns regarding Pioneer Memorial Lodge Projects

The Shire of York is addressing recent concerns, aired in the February 2024 ‘Community Matters’ newspaper, regarding the management of the Pioneer Memorial Lodge (PML) projects, aimed at ensuring transparency and clarity within our community.

Notice of Drain Cleaning Works
Posted 12 February 2024 Notice of Drain Cleaning Works

The Shire works crew have commenced a staged drain cleaning program within the York townsite and along some of our roads.

Planned Power Outage - Tuesday 6 February 2024
Posted 02 February 2024 Planned Power Outage - Tuesday 6 February 2024

Due to a planned power outage on Tuesday 6 February 2024 notice is provided that several Shire venues will be affected.

Taking Care in Extreme Heat
Posted 31 January 2024 Taking Care in Extreme Heat

With the upcoming few days expected to be over 40+ degrees, it is important to take good care of yourselves and your loved ones.

Australia Day 2024 Award Winners
Posted 30 January 2024 Australia Day 2024 Award Winners

We're thrilled to announce the winners of the 2024 Australia Day Citizen of the Year and Sports Star of the Year Awards!

YORK AQUATIC FACILITY CONCEPT PLAN FEEDBACK SURVEY
Posted 19 January 2024 YORK AQUATIC FACILITY CONCEPT PLAN FEEDBACK SURVEY

Shire of York - December-January Closures - 2023/24
Posted 18 December 2023 Shire of York - December-January Closures - 2023/24

INTRODUCTION TO CLOZURE
Posted 13 December 2023 INTRODUCTION TO CLOZURE

Live updates of road closures or changed road conditions due to road works and construction, vehicle accidents, public events,  fire and flooding events or any other hazard.

DEPT OF TRANSPORT
Posted 13 December 2023 DEPT OF TRANSPORT

Department of Transport facilities will be CLOSED ON Thursday 14 & Friday 15 December 2023 due to Staff Shortages.

AUSTRALIA DAY – YORK HOSTS A FULL DAY OF FREE ACTIVITIES!
Posted 12 December 2023 AUSTRALIA DAY – YORK HOSTS A FULL DAY OF FREE ACTIVITIES!

This year there is a full program of free activities for the York community to share and enjoy on Friday 26 January.

BELGRAVIA SEEKS EARLY EXIT - YRCC MANAGEMENT CONTRACT
Posted 07 December 2023 BELGRAVIA SEEKS EARLY EXIT - YRCC MANAGEMENT CONTRACT

Belgravia Leisure has requested early termination from the Shire of York contract for management of the York Recreation & Convention Centre.

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE 2023
Posted 04 December 2023 CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE 2023

Check out all the amazing products and services available in York. Shop local this year!

2024 Council Meeting Dates
Posted 30 November 2023 2024 Council 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 2024:

Firebreak Infringements
Posted 29 November 2023 Firebreak Infringements

The Shire has issued 80 warnings so far this year and 28 Infringement Notices.

Revocation of SEAVROC Tree Cropping Policy
Posted 29 November 2023 Revocation of SEAVROC Tree Cropping Policy

Rescheduling of Audit & Risk Committee Meeting
Posted 28 November 2023 Rescheduling of Audit & Risk Committee Meeting

In accordance with Regulation 12(3) of the Local Government (Administration) Regulations 1996 notice is hereby given that the Audit & Risk Committee Meeting scheduled for Tuesday 5 December 2023 has been rescheduled.

Adoption of Local Planning Policies under Local Planning Scheme No. 3
Posted 27 November 2023 Adoption of Local Planning Policies under Local Planning Scheme No. 3

Shire of York re-opens York CRC
Posted 23 November 2023 Shire of York re-opens York CRC

The York Community Resource Centre will re-open under Shire management from Monday 27 November 2023.  

Public Notice - Proposed Shire of York Bush Fire Brigade Local Law
Posted 20 November 2023 Public Notice - Proposed Shire of York Bush Fire Brigade Local Law

Adoption of Fees & Charges - CRC
Posted 15 November 2023 Adoption of Fees & Charges - CRC

New fees and charges were adopted at the October 2023 Ordinary Meeting for the Shire CRC.

York CRC – Update on Services 1 Nov 2023
Posted 01 November 2023 York CRC – Update on Services 1 Nov 2023

Our priority currently is to recruit and train staff, to re-open the facility and re-establish much needed services to our community. We are aware that the closure of this facility has impacted a wide range of York’s population and we are pleased to be able to step in and provide a solution.

Adoption of minor review - Strategic Community Plan & Corporate Business
Posted 31 October 2023 Adoption of minor review - Strategic Community Plan & Corporate Business Plan

In accordance with Regulation 19D of the Local Government (Administration) Regulations 1996 notice is hereby given that at its October 2023 Ordinary Meeting Council considered the minor review of the Strategic Community Plan and Corporate Business Plan and adopted both documents without amendment.

Call for Expressions of Interest  Events/activities - Australia Day grant
Posted 27 October 2023 Call for Expressions of Interest Events/activities - Australia Day grant 2024

The Shire of York has applied for a grant of $5,000 (GST exclusive) for an event/s that includes strong recognition of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Shire of York residents are invited to put forward Expressions of Interest to create Australia Day event/s with this funding.

Shire of York council elects Cr Kevin Trent and  Cr Denis Warnick to
Posted 26 October 2023 Shire of York council elects Cr Kevin Trent and Cr Denis Warnick to leading roles

At the Special Council Meeting on Wednesday 25 October 2023, four new Councillors were sworn in by JP Ron Lee.

Notice of Special Council Meeting
Posted 23 October 2023 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 Wednesday 25 October 2023 in the Council Chambers, First Floor York Town Hall, Joaquina Street, York commencing at 5.00pm.

2023 Local Government Election results
Posted 23 October 2023 2023 Local Government Election results

The 2023 Election Result was advised by the WAEC on Sunday monring. Congratulations to new Councillors,  and many thanks to all candidates and outgoing Councillors.

York CRC – Update on Services
Posted 19 October 2023 York CRC – Update on Services

The Lumen Wheatbelt Regional University Centre services are available now, by appointment and further CRC services will become available in November.

𝗥𝗢𝗔𝗗 𝗖𝗟𝗢𝗦𝗨𝗥𝗘𝗦 𝗔𝗡𝗗 𝗦𝗧𝗢𝗣/𝗦𝗟𝗢𝗪 𝗣𝗟𝗔𝗖𝗘𝗠𝗘𝗡𝗧𝗦
Posted 12 October 2023 𝗥𝗢𝗔𝗗 𝗖𝗟𝗢𝗦𝗨𝗥𝗘𝗦 𝗔𝗡𝗗 𝗦𝗧𝗢𝗣/𝗦𝗟𝗢𝗪 𝗣𝗟𝗔𝗖𝗘𝗠𝗘𝗡𝗧𝗦 𝗜𝗡 𝗢𝗖𝗧𝗢𝗕𝗘𝗥.

Information regarding roads impacted by filming and works during October:

Community Funding Program – Open October 2023
Posted 09 October 2023 Community Funding Program – Open October 2023

Applications are open for the Community Funding – Grants and Sponsorship Program for projects and events occurring before 1 July 2024. 

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