Public notices are used to advise Albany residents of road closures, footpath works and rubbish collections within the municipality.

All notices are published in local and/or state publications such as the Albany Advertiser, Great Southern Weekender and West Australian.

An Ordinary Postal Election will be held on Saturday, 21 October 2017 in the City of Albany to fill the following vacancies:

Breaksea

1 Councillor 4 year term

Frederickstown

1 Councillor 4 year term

Kalgan

1 Councillor 4 year term

Vancouver

1 Councillor 4 year term

West

1 Councillor 4 year term

Yakamia

1 Councillor 4 year term

Nominations Open on Thursday, 7 September 2017

Nominations Close at 4:00pm Thursday, 14 September 2017

Nominations must be lodged with the Returning Officer:

• at any time during the above period by arrangement; or

• between 2:00pm and 4:00pm Thursday, 14 September 2017 (close of nominations) at the 

City of Albany, 102 North Road, YAKAMIA.

Nominations Requirements

Candidates are required to lodge with the Returning Officer:

• a completed nomination in the prescribed form, signed and witnessed. (This form is available from the Returning Officer, the Western Australian Electoral Commission or the City of Albany);

• a single A4 page profile containing not more than 150 words of information about the candidate;

• a nomination deposit of $80 (cash, bank cheque or postal order); and

• a recent passport-sized photograph (optional).

The Commission has developed an online system called Nomination Builder to assist candidates to complete their nomination form which includes the candidate profile. This is the preferred method of completing the nomination form and profile for elections conducted by the Commission. Candidates complete their nomination details and profile, print the completed form which has a reference number allocated and lodge it with the Returning Officer. The nomination builder can be accessed at elections.wa.gov.au

Where an agent lodges a nomination on a candidate’s behalf, it must be in the prescribed form with a written authorisation signed by the candidate. 

The documents may be hand delivered, posted or faxed to the Returning Officer and must be received by the close of nominations.

Information

Full details about eligibility and nomination procedures for prospective candidates can be obtained by contacting the Returning Officer on 0437 611 459 or the Western Australian Electoral Commission on 13 63 06.

Sally THOMAS 

RETURNING OFFICER

2017 Committee Meeting Dates
Note: All Committee Meetings commence at 6.00pm

Commercial, Community & Corporate Services Development & Infrastructure Services
No Meetings Scheduled for January 2017 No Meetings Scheduled for January 2017
Tuesday 14 February 2017 Wednesday 15 February 2017
Tuesday 14 March 2017 Wednesday 15 March 2017
Tuesday 11 April 2017 Wednesday 12 April 2017
Tuesday 9 May 2017 Wednesday 10 May 2017
Tuesday 13 June 2017 Wednesday 14 June 2017
Tuesday 11 July 2017 Wednesday 12 July 2017
Tuesday 8 August 2017 Wednesday 9 August 2017
Tuesday 12 September 2017 Wednesday 13 September 2017
Tuesday 10 October 2017 Wednesday 11 October 2017
Tuesday 14 November 2017 Wednesday 15 November 2017
Tuesday 5 December 2017 Wednesday 6 December 2017

Month 

Year 

Ordinary Meeting (6.00pm)

January 2017  No Meeting
February 2017  28 February 2017
March  2017  28 March 2017
April  2017  26 April 2017 (Wednesday)
May  2017  23 May 2017
June  2017  27 June 2017
July  2017  25 July 2017
August  2017  22 August 2017
September  2017  26 September 2017
October  2017  24 October 2017
November  2017  28 November 2017
December 2017  19 December 2017

As part of the State Government project by Landcorp to upgrade the Middleton Beach Activity Centre, Tricoast Civil will be carrying out significant roadworks along Adelaide Crescent between Flinders Parade and Marine Terrace. Marine Drive will be closed between Flinders Parade to the lookout from October 3 2017 for approximately 8 weeks. The closure is required for the works to be completed before the summer holiday period. Detours will be clearly marked during this period and Middleton Beach will remain accessible via Middleton Road and Golf Links Road. The closures will not impact access to the Albany Heritage Park and the National Anzac Centre. 

Should you have any queries, please contact the following:

Tricoast Civil – (08) 9844 8883

City of Albany – (08) 6820 3000

Download:
Middleton Beach Activity Centre Road Closure Maps (3MB) View File  OR   Download FileMaps detailing road closure for Marine Drive, and summary of Stage 1 works.

It is hereby notified for public information and in accordance with Section 18 of the Bush Fire Act 1954 that the City of Albany suspended the Restricted Burn Time (RBT) in the NORTH EAST SECTOR (NES) of the City of Albany for 14 days from the 6th October 2017. The new start time for the RBT in the NES will be 20th October 2017. This time may change due to weather condition.

The City of Albany and the Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades will be carrying out a number of prescribed burns between September and October 2016.  Burns will be conducted when conditions are suitable for a cool burn to be undertaken.  DFES and other emergency services will be kept informed of these actions.  The City of Albany will be monitoring the forecast weather conditions to select the most appropriate conditions to undertake each burn.  All prescribed burns will be announced on the ABC Great Southern Radio (ABC630 AM), and signage will also be displayed in the area.

The City of Albany uses prescribed burns to maintain the biodiversity of the wide range of ecosystems in the City Reserves and to reduced fuel loads so that the impact of wildfires are not as destructive or extensive close to built up areas.

A list of areas planned for prescribed burning in 2017 is available at the City of Albany’s North Road Reception Desk.

Please direct enquiries to Darren Little, Fire Liaison Officer at the City of Albany on 9841 9254 during business hours.

The City of Albany advises that the footpath on Albany Highway between Barker Road and Sanford  Road will be reconstructed, commencing mid October 2017.   The purpose of these works is to upgrade the existing path to provide a higher level of service.

 

Drivers and pedestrians are expected to show caution, observe all roadworks signs and obey the on-site traffic controllers in the work area.The City of Albany will endeavour to keep restrictions to a minimum and would appreciate your co-operation in working with on-site staff.

 

Please direct enquiries to Rocco Ruffo, Works Supervisor - Construction, at the City of Albany on 6820 3998 during business hours.

 

The City of Albany advises that the following temporary extended trading hours for the Christmas and New Year trading period have been approved by the Hon. Bill Johnston MLA Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Commerce and Industrial Relations; Electoral Affairs; Asian Engagement.

Friday 1 December 2017                                                            8am to 9pm

Saturday 2 December 2017                                                        8am to 9pm

Sunday 3 December 2017                                                          10am to 5pm

Monday 4 December 2017                                                         8am to 9pm

Tuesday 5 December 2017                                                        8am to 9pm

Wednesday 6 December 2017                                                    8am to 9pm

Friday 8 December 2017                                                            8am to 9pm

Sunday 10 December 2017                                                       10am to 5pm

Monday 11 December 2017                                                       8am to 9pm

Tuesday 12 December 2017                                                      8am to 9pm

Wednesday 13 December 2017                                                 8am to 9pm

Friday 15 December 2017                                                          8am to 9pm

Sunday 17 December 2017                                                        10am to 5pm

Monday 18 December 2017                                                       8am to 9pm

Tuesday 19 December 2017                                                      8am to 9pm

Wednesday 20 December 2017                                                  8am to 9pm

Friday 22 December 2017                                                          8am to 9pm

Sunday 24 December 2017                                                       10am – 5pm

Monday 25 December 2017 (Christmas Day)                              CLOSED

Tuesday 26 December 2017 (Boxing Day)                                  10am – 5pm

Wednesday 27 December 2017                                                  8am to 9pm

Friday 29 December 2017                                                          8am to 9pm

Sunday 31 December 2017                                                        10am to 5pm

Monday 1 January 2018 (New Year’s Day)                                 10am to 5pm

Tuesday 2 January 2018                                                           8am to 9pm

Wednesday 3 January 2018                                                       8am to 9pm

Friday 5 January 2018                                                              8am to 9pm

Sunday 7 January 2018                                                             10am to 5pm

Monday 8 January 2018                                                             8am to 9pm

Tuesday 9 January 2018                                                           8am to 9pm

Wednesday 10 January 2018                                                     8am to 9pm

Friday 12 January 2018                                                              8am to 9pm

Sunday 14 January 2018                                                           10am to 5pm

Monday 15 January 2018                                                           8am to 9pm

Tuesday 16 January 2018                                                          8am to 9pm

Wednesday 17 January 2018                                                     8am to 9pm

Friday 19 January 2018                                                              8am to 9pm

Sunday 21 January 2018                                                           10am – 5pm

Monday 22 January 2018                                                           8am to 9pm

Tuesday 23 January 2018                                                          8am to 9pm

Wednesday 24 January 2018                                                    8am to 9pm

Friday 26 January 2018 (Australia Day)                                      10am – 5pm

Sunday 28 January 2018                                                           10am to 5pm

Monday 29 January 2018                                                           8am – 9pm

Tuesday 30 January 2018                                                         8am to 9pm

Wednesday 31 January 2018                                                    8am to 9pm

Please note it is not compulsory for retailers to trade on these dates.

If you have queries regarding the above announcement, please do not hesitate to be in contact by email charisc@albany.wa.gov.au or 6820 3019. 

The City of Albany advises that drainage works will be undertaken on Sydney Street, week commencing 04 September 2017.   The purpose of these works is to install a new stormwater drainage system.

Drivers and pedestrians are expected to show caution, observe all roadworks signs and obey the on-site traffic controllers in the work area.The City of Albany will endeavour to keep restrictions to a minimum and would appreciate your co-operation in working with on-site staff.

Please direct enquiries to Supervisor – Construction, Rocco Ruffo, at the City of Albany on 6820 3998 during business hours.

The City of Albany advises that works will be undertaken on Stanley Road, commencing mid October 2017. The purpose of the roadwork is to gravel resheet 3.2 kilometres from Lower Denmark Road. Works are expected to be completed by mid-November 2017.

 

The City of Albany will endeavour to keep restrictions to a minimum and would appreciate your co-operation in working with our on-site staff.

 

 

Please direct enquiries to Rocco Ruffo, Works Supervisor - Construction, at the City of Albany on 6820 3998 during business hours.

The City of Albany advises that work will be undertaken on the carpark between Peels Place and Stirling Terrace, commencing late October 2017.   Works are expected to be completed by early December 2017.

Drivers and pedestrians are expected to show caution, observe all roadworks signs and obey the on-site traffic controllers in the work area.The City of Albany will endeavour to keep restrictions to a minimum and would appreciate your co-operation in working with on-site staff.

Please direct enquiries to Rocco Ruffo, Works Supervisor - Construction, at the City of Albany on 6820 3998 during business hours.