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Public Notice

ADOPTION OF LOCAL LAWS 

The Council of the Shire of Lake Grace resolved on 28 September 2016 to adopt the following local laws: 

  • Animals, Environment and Nuisance Local Law 2016;
  • Cemeteries Amendment Local Law 2016; and
  • Health Local Law 2016. 

The purpose and effect of the local laws is as follows: 

Animals, Environment and Nuisance Local Law 2016

Purpose:

To provide for the regulation, control and management of animals and the prevention of environmental damage and nuisances within the District. 

Effect:

To establish the requirements with which any person keeping animals, or undertaking activities that have the potential to impact the environment or create nuisance must comply.

 

Cemeteries Amendment Local Law 2016

Purpose:

To amend the Shire of Lake Grace Local Laws Relating to the Lake Grace, Newdegate, Lake King and Varley Public Cemeteries to correct errors in the adoption of the Shire of Lake Grace Cemeteries Amendment Local Law 2015. 

Effect:

To delete clause 1.2(3) and amend clause 6.1(1) of the Shire of Lake Grace Local Laws Relating to the Lake Grace, Newdegate, Lake King and Varley Public Cemeteries to ensure an appropriate interpretation of the local law.

 

Health Local Law 2016

Purpose:

To provide a statutory means to effectively control issues that have the ability to adversely impact on the health and well being of the community.

Effect:

To allow health related issues to be sufficiently controlled so as to provide an acceptable standard for the maintenance of public health in the community.

 

A copy of the proposed local laws may be inspected at or obtained from the Shire of Lake Grace, 1 Bishop Street, Lake Grace 6353 during business hours 8.30am to 4.00pm or via the website www.lakegrace.wa.gov.au.

click HERE to download Animals, Environment and Nuisance Local Law 2016

click HERE to download Cemeteries Local Law 2017

click HERE to download Health Local Law 2016 

The local laws were gazetted in the Government Gazette on 20 December 2016.  The Health Local Law 2016 will come into effect on the 20 December 2016 being the date of gazettal. The other local laws will come into effect on the 3 January 2017.

 

Denise Gobbart

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER