News & Events

  1. Have your say on the Plastic Bag Ban

    Thursday 21st of December 2017

    The State Government will be implementing a lightweight single-use plastic bag ban state-wide in Western Australia effective from 1 July 2018.

    A discussion paper has been released seeking feedback on how the Government can reduce the impact of lightweight single-use plastic bags.

    The paper considers how retailers and consumers can prepar

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  2. 2018 Meeting Dates

    Wednesday 13th of December 2017

    Please click here for a list of the 2018 Ordinary Council Meeting Dates 

  3. Christmas Closing Dates 2017

    Friday 8th of December 2017

    JFR (Jim) McGeough Resource Recovery Facility - Christmas Opening Hours 

    Friday 22 December 2017    7.30am ‐  1.00pm

    Saturday 23 December 2017 10.00am ‐  1.00pm

    Sunday 24 December 2017 10.00am ‐  1.00pm

    Monday 25 December 2017    CLOSED

    Tuesday 26 December 2017

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  4. Special Council Meeting - 7 August 2017

    Friday 28th of July 2017

    There will be a Special Council Meeting held at the Shire of Peppermint Grove at 2pm on the 7th August 2017

  5. Special Council Meeting - 26 July 2017

    Monday 24th of July 2017

    There will be a Special Council Meeting held at the Town of Cottesloe at 1pm on the 26th July 2017

  6. Fees and Charges 2017/2018 Set

    Monday 19th of June 2017

    Please see the Fees and Charges set 2017/2018

  7. Update on the Brockwaste facility

    Friday 28th of October 2016

    Here is a link to a recent press release (27th October 2016) which contains details of the latest announcement about the facility at the JFR (Jim) McGeough Resource Recovery Facility 

  8. Fees and Charges for 2016/17 set

    Thursday 1st of September 2016

    There are many items that can be dropped off at the JFR(Jim) McGeough Resource Recovery for free and some that attract a small fee.   Here is a link to a list of the hazardous items that can be dropped off for free. And here is a link to the items that attract a small fee.  The facility is open nearly every day of the year.  Openi

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  9. Gunther Hoppe re-appointed CEO (Acting)

    Friday 22nd of July 2016

    In an innovative arrangement,  Gunther Hoppe will continue as part-time CEO (Acting) of the WMRC.  He also holds the position of Executive Director Corporate Services at the Mindarie Regional Council.  

  10. DiCOM AWT Progress Update

    Wednesday 19th of August 2015

    Seeking to achieve the right environmental outcomes.

    The construction phase of the DiCOM Alternative Waste Treatment (AWT) Plant in Shenton Park is now nearing its completion. 

    AnaeCo Ltd and Monadelphous Group Ltd have indicated that at the end of current shutdown period in October 2015, the plant is likely to enter its final perfo

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