Administering local laws

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River under the Local Government Act 1995 is able to make local laws considered necessary for the good government of the district.  The following list are the Shire's local laws as published in the Government Gazette with copies available for download under Publications.

  • Activities in Thoroughfares and Public Places and Trading Local Law 2010
  • Activities in Thoroughfares and Public Places and Trading Amendment Local Law 2011
  • Activities in Thoroughfares and Public Places and Trading Amendment Local Law 2013
  • Cemeteries Local Law 2010
  • Cemeteries Amendment Local Law 2011
  • Dogs Local Law 2010
  • Dogs Amendment Local Law 2011
  • Environment and Nuisance Local Law 2013
  • Health Local Laws 1999
  • Local Government Property Local Law 2013
  • Parking and Parking Facilities Local Law 2013
  • Repeal Local Law 2009
  • Repeal of Various By-laws 1984
  • Standing Orders Local Law 2011
  • Standing Orders Amendment Local Law 2012

Please note that where a local law is subject to an amendment, the local law and the amendment local law should be read together.

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Contact the Shire

Postal Address

PO Box 61
Margaret River WA 6285

Margaret River

41 Wallcliffe Road
Monday to Friday
Ph 08 9780 5255
Fax 08 9757 2512


66 Allnut Terrace
Tues, Wed, Thurs
9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm
Ph 08 9780 5255


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