City of Karratha


This is the place to go for anything to do with business, building or planning in the City of Karratha catchment area. 

Special Disposal Requirement Waste

Special Disposal Requirement Waste contains material with chemical substances, or wastes at concentrations above background levels that present, or have the potential to present a risk of harm to human health or the environment, or simply requires special handling. Here's how to deal with it.

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Business Waste Services Facilities

For commercial waste you have found the right place. This page covers how to deal with waste from small through to commercial quantities.

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Environmental Health

Environmental health officers administer various acts and other legislation which regulate areas such as food safety, recreational and drinking water quality, air quality, general and transient workforce accommodation, public buildings, infectious disease investigation and control, caravan parks and camping grounds, noise and nuisance control, onsite effluent disposal, skin penetration, beauty therapy and hairdressing premises, pest control - including mosquito control, waste management, development approvals, health promotion.

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Economic Development

The purpose of Economic Development is to build up the economic capacity of the City of Karratha to improve its economic future and the quality of life for all.

It is a process by which the City will liaise with the public, business, government and not-for-profit sector partners collectively, to create better conditions for economic growth and employment generation.

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