- Public Notice
Notice regarding close of enrolments for the 2023 Local Government Ordinary Election
LOCAL GOVERNMENT ORDINARY ELECTION
CLOSE OF ENROLMENTS
Town of Claremont
ROLL CLOSE: 5:00 PM Friday, 25 August 2023
You may be eligible to be enrolled to vote in the local government elections on 21 October 2023 if you live in or are an owner or occupier of rateable property in the Town of Claremont.
You are automatically enrolled to vote if you are on the State Electoral Roll as at 5:00 PM Friday, 25 August
2023. If you are not already on the State Electoral Roll and meet the eligibility criteria, or if you have
changed address recently, you must complete an enrolment form.
You can enrol or update your details online, or download an enrolment form, via the Western Australian
Electoral Commission website (www.elections.wa.gov.au/enrol). Forms are also available from the
Australian Electoral Commission (www.aec.gov.au). Enrolments and updates must be completed and
received by 5:00 PM Friday, 25 August 2023.
Non-Resident Owners and Occupiers
If you are a non-resident owner or occupier of rateable property in the Town of Claremont and are on the
State or Commonwealth Electoral Roll, you are eligible to enrol to vote. If you are not on the State or
Commonwealth Electoral Roll and own or occupy rateable property in the Town of Claremont you may be
eligible to enrol to vote. This applies if you were on the last electoral roll for the Town of Claremont prior to
May 1996 and have owned or occupied rateable property in the district continuously since this time. Please
contact your local government for details. Owners of land who were on the last Local Government roll
continue to retain that status until they cease to own the rateable property to which the enrolment relates.
Occupiers do not have continuous enrolment and should contact the Town of Claremont to confirm their
enrolment status. To be eligible to enrol as an occupier, you will need to have a right of continuous
occupation under a lease, tenancy agreement or other legal instrument for at least the next three months
following the date of the application to enrol.
Joint Owners and Occupiers
If a rateable property is owned or occupied by more than two people, a majority of the owners/occupiers
may nominate two persons from amongst themselves who are on either the State or Commonwealth
Electoral Roll, to enrol as owner/occupier electors.
A body corporate that owns or occupies rateable property may nominate two people who are on either the
State or Commonwealth Electoral Roll to enrol as owner/occupier electors.
Enrolment Forms – Non-Resident Owners and Occupiers Only
Enrolment forms can be obtained from local governments and must be lodged with the Chief Executive
Officer by 5:00 PM Friday, 25 August 2023. Further information can be obtained from the Town of
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Public Notice - Animal Local Law
In accordance with section 3.12(6) of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is given that the Town of Claremont Animal Local Law 2024 was published in the Government Gazette on 16 February 2024 and will come into effect on 1 March 2024.
Public Notice - Proposed Fencing Local Law 2024
In accordance with section 3.12(3)(a) of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is given that the Town of Claremont proposes to make the Fencing Local Law 2024.
Public Notice - Intention to Borrow
At the Ordinary Council Meeting held on 6 February 2024, Council resolved by absolute majority, to borrow $4.15m for the purpose of refinancing a loan for 333 Stirling Highway, Claremont.