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Public Notice: DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION DA22092 MIXED USE DWELLING DEVELOPMENT

A DAP application to develop a mixed use multiple dwelling development at Lots 7020 & 7018 (No.50) Welcome Road, Karratha has been submitted. Details of the application can be viewed here

Submissions are welcome and should be made in writing to the City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 or via email to submissions@karratha.wa.gov.au on or before 4:30pm (AWST), Wednesday, 6 July 2022.

4:30pm (AWST), Wednesday, 6 July 2022.Here
Public Notice - Special Council Meeting

A Special Council Meeting will be held on Monday, 20 June 2022 at the City of Karratha Council Chambers, Welcome Road, Karratha commencing at 4.30pm.

The purpose of this meeting is to conduct the following business:

- Review CEO Position Description

The meeting is open to members of the public.
Agenda papers will be available at the meeting and via the City website: www.karratha.wa.gov.au
Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer
N/AN/A
Public Notice: DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION DA22088 RESIDENTIAL BUILDING - SALVATION ARMY KARRATHA

A DAP application to develop a Residential Building at Lot 1701 (No.2) & Lots 4543 & 4563 (No. 6) Bond Place, Pegs Creek has been submitted. Details of the application can be viewed here

Submissions are welcome and should be made in writing to the City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 or via email to submissions@karratha.wa.gov.au on or before 4:30pm (AWST), Thursday, 30 June 2022.

4:30pm (AWST), Thursday, 30 June 2022Here
Public Notice: Request for Proposal The Quarter Hotel Development
The City is seeking proposals from suitably qualified and experienced developers to develop and operate a minimum 4 Star, 100 room hotel on Lot 7078 Sharpe Avenue, Karratha 6714.
A copy of the Request for Proposal documents can be downloaded here: https://karratha.wa.gov.au/request-rfp-documents-quarter-hotel-development.
Proposals can only be lodged electronically by emailing: enquiries@karratha.wa.gov.au
The Deadline for Proposals to be submitted is 2pm (AWST) Wednesday, 20 July 2022. 
Please direct any inquiries to Phillip Trestrail, Director Corporate Services on (08) 9186 8538 or email: enquiries@karratha.wa.gov.au.
Canvassing of Elected Members may disqualify.
 
Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer
 
2:00pm (AWST), Wednesday, 20 July 2022Here
Public Notice: Gnoorea (40 Mile) Foreshore Management Plan Review

As part of reviewing the Gnoorea (40 Mile) FMP, the City of Karratha is holding an information session to go through the current version of the FMP, and to provide an opportunity for questions and comments to inform the updated version of the FMP.

 

The Information Session will be held at the Tambrey Pavilion on Thursday 9th June, 4.30 – 6.30pm.

 

The current version of the FMP is available online at here City of Karratha Foreshore Management Plans
Formal submissions on the FMP review can be made in writing via email to submissions@karratha.wa.gov.au or by post to PO Box 219 Karratha WA 6714. The City has requested submissions before 4:30pm Friday 10 June 2022 but will accept late submissions if you let the City know you need more time by that date.

 

Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer

4:30pm (AWST), Friday, 10 June 2022 Here
Public Notice: Call for Creditors Pilbara Regional Council Wind UpPublic Notice is given of the intended wind up of the Pilbara Regional Council, effective 31 May 2022.
Creditors and others having claims in respect of the Pilbara Regional Council are required to send particulars of their claim in writing to the Acting Chief Executive Officer (PMB 2, Newman WA 6753 or admin@eastpilbara.wa.gov.au) to be received by 5:00PM (WST), 26 May 2022, after which date the Council will distribute its assets, having regard only to the claims of which they then have notice.
Steven Harding
Acting Chief Executive Officer
Pilbara Regional Council
5:00pm (AWST), Thursday, 26 May 2022 Here
Public Notice: LOCAL PLANNING SCHEME AMENDMENT NO. 57 AVAILABLE FOR INSPECTION - STANDARD AMENDMENT
Notice is hereby given that the City of Karratha has initiated the above mentioned local planning scheme amendment. The Amendment proposes a minor revision to the text of Clause 6.3.1 (b) of the City of Karratha Local Planning Scheme No.8, for the Maitland Strategic Industrial Area to allow for independent development in the buffer.
 
Plans and documents setting out and explaining the scheme amendment are available for inspection during office hours, at the City’s administration office located on Welcome Road, Karratha or can be downloaded here:
 
 
Submissions on the scheme amendment can be lodged via email to: submissions@karratha.wa.gov.au or by post to PO Box 219, Karratha, WA 6714. Submissions are to be addressed to Planning Services and include the scheme amendment number, submission details and be lodged on or before Wednesday 22nd of June 2022.
Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer
Wednesday, 22 June 2022Here
Public Notice: REVIEW OF GNOOREA (40 MILE) FORESHORE MANAGEMENT PLAN

The City of Karratha is undertaking a review of the Gnoorea (40 Mile) Foreshore Management Plan (FMP). The review will update the 2014 Council adopted version of the FMP to reflect current plans and considerations. Many recommendations of the current version of the FMP have been implemented. As well as continuing to preserve environmental, cultural and social values, there is a new set of issues to consider in terms of potential impacts, tenure and management arrangements going forward.

 

The City invites the community and interested stakeholders to review the current version of the FMP. The City welcomes comments and suggestions on updates and improvements that can be considered as part of the review process. The draft version of the FMP is available online at https://karratha.wa.gov.au/foreshore-management-plans

 

Please contact the City’s Ranger Coordinator, Robin Davies, on 9186 8555 if you have any questions. Submissions on the FMP review should be made in writing via email to submissions@karratha.wa.gov.au or by post to PO Box 219 Karratha WA 6714 on or before 4:30pm Friday 10 June 2022.

 

Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer

Friday, 10 June 2022.Here
Public Notice: Notice of Annual Electors' Meeting
The Annual Electors’ Meeting will be held on Monday, 30 May 2022 at the City of Karratha Council Chambers, Welcome Road, Karratha commencing at 5.30pm.
 
The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the contents of the City of Karratha Annual Report for the financial year ended 30 June 2021.
 
The meeting is open to members of the public.
 
Agenda papers (including the Annual Report) will be available at the meeting and via the City website: www.karratha.wa.gov.au
 
Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer
N/AN/A
Public Notification: Notice of Intention to Impose Differential Rates

The City of Karratha Council at its 26 April 2022 Ordinary Council Meeting, resolved to advertise the following proposed differential and minimum rates for the 2022/23 Financial Year.

 

 

Differential Rates Categories 2022/23

Rate in

the Dollar

Minimum

Payment

Gross Rental Value (GRV)

 

Residential

0.122092

$1,610

Commercial / Industrial

0.104727

$1,610

Airport / Strategic Industry

0.162603

$1,610

Transient Workforce Accommodation /

Workforce Accommodation

0.402243

$1,610

Unimproved Value (UV)

 

 

Pastoral

0.107708

$338

Mining / Other

0.138119

$338

Strategic Industry

0.192140

$338

 

The figures shown above may change as part of Council’s deliberations after consideration of any submissions received

 

Electors and Ratepayers are invited to make written submissions on the proposed differential and minimum rates for Council’s consideration. Submissions can be lodged in writing addressed to the Finance Team, City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 or via email to: enquiries@karratha.wa.gov.au

 

Submissions received after Monday, 23 May 2022 will not be considered.

 

A copy of the statement of Objects and Reasons for the proposed differential rates can be obtained here.

 

The Rating Policy Differential Rates (s.6.33) March 2016 can be viewed on the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries website:

www.dlgsc.wa.gov.au/department/publications/publication/rating-policy-differential-rates

 

Further information can be obtained by contacting the City’s Finance Team on (08) 9186 8567.

 

Chris Adams

Chief Executive Officer

Monday, 23 May 2022

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Imposition of Fees and charges

The City of Karratha intends to impose fees and charges not imposed as part of its budget:
 

The following new fees and charges inclusive of GST apply to FeNaCING Festival for stalls, food vendors and carnival operator bookings.

Premium Exhibition stall fees – per m2 (min 100 m2) $12  
Exhibition stall fees – per m2 (min 100 m2)  $10
Powered stall fees – per m2 $50
Non-powered stall fees – per m2$40
Community Groups Powered stall fees – per m2$25
Community Groups Non-powered stall fees – per m2$20
Food Vendor Fees – per m2  $20
 Carnival Operator fees – per m2     $30


The reason for imposing these fees and charges is due to the City now taking carriage of FeNaCING Festival.

It is proposed that these fees and charges will apply on and from 1 May 2022

Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer

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Request for Expressions of Interest: Indoor Play Centre - Karratha
The City is seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced and licenced childcare operators to manage the Indoor Play Centre operations and add value by the provision of a licenced Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) service situated at Tenancy 12 2 Cockatoo Street, Tambrey Village WA 6714.
 
The current market rental value of the 346 m2 facility lease was assessed at $365 ex. GST (plus outgoings).
 
Suitably experienced and licenced childcare operators are invited to make submissions. To obtain a copy and further enquiries, please contact Vanessa Subramoney on 9186 8010 or vanessa.subramoney@karratha.wa.gov.au
 
Submissions should be made to the Leasing Officer leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au or City of Karratha, PO Box 219 Karratha WA 6714 by 2.00pm Friday 25 March 2022.
 
Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer
2.00pm Friday 25 March 2022.Here
Public Notification: PREPARATION OF THE CITY OF KARRATHA LOCAL PLANNING SCHEME NO. 9

In accordance with Regulation 20 of the Planning and Development (Local Planning Schemes) Regulations 2015, the City provides notification that it is preparing a new Local Planning Scheme No. 9 (LPS9).

At the Ordinary Council Meeting held on 13 December 2021, Council made the following resolution (Res No: 154917):

That Council by SIMPLE Majority pursuant to Section 72 (1) of the Planning and Development Act 2005 and Regulation 19 of the Planning and Development (Local Planning Schemes) Regulations 2015, RESOLVES to PREPARE Local Planning Scheme No. 9 to apply to the municipality of the City of Karratha.
Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer

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Public Notifications: PROPOSAL TO DISPOSE OF PROPERTY

The City proposes to sell the following lots that form part of the Hancock Way subdivision located on Lot 651 Bayview Road, Bulgarra 

 

Lot

Size

Buyer

Offer

 

 

2

600m2

DS & KAM Lombardo

$178,500

 

 

5

626m2

Anchorage Investments Pty Ltd

$189,000

 

 

6

654m2

Anchorage Investments Pty Ltd

$194,250

 

The market value of Lot 651 Bayview Road, Bulgarra as assessed on 12 August 2021 was $1.3M.

Members of the public are invited to make submissions in relation to the proposal.
Submissions should be made to the City's Leasing Officer leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au or City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 no later than 23 February 2022.
Chris Adams
Cheif Executive Officer
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Request for Tender: Karratha Leisureplex Tenancy Office 1 
The City is seeking submissions from suitable tenants to occupy 13.5m2 at the Karratha Leisureplex Tenancy Office 1 situated at 2 Broadhurst Rd, Stove Hill (Lot 556). The market rental value was assessed at $550 ex GST per m2 on 23 November 2021. The City is seeking a rate of $300 ex GST per m2 (plus outgoings) to attract a suitable tenant that aligns with the intent of ‘community purpose’ relevant to recreation pursuits. Members of the public are invited to make submissions in relation to the tender. To obtain a copy of the tender brief or for further enquiries, please contact Anita McDonald on 9186 8080 or anita.mcdonald@karratha.wa.gov.auSubmissions should be made to the Leasing Officer leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au or City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 by 2.00pm Friday, 4 February 2022.
Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer
2pm (AWST) Friday, 4 February, 2022Here
Request for Tender: Land, Buildings & Infrastructure Condition Audit and Valuation 2022

The City is seeking tenders from a suitably qualified and competent consultant(s) to provide detailed condition and inventory audits in addition to geospatial surveys and valuations on the following infrastructure within the City of Karratha.

a. Sealed road network - including airside infrastructure, roadside infrastructure, street signs and carparks.
b. Unsealed road network.
c. Pathway & Kerb network.
d. Bridges including footbridges.
e. 
Stormwater drainage network – including culverts.
f. 
Lighting network including aerodrome facility lighting on Runways, Taxiways, Carparks, and pathways.
g. 
Parks, Gardens & Open Space – including furniture, irrigation and hard landscaping.
h. Land & Buildings.
i. 
Playgrounds & Play Equipment & Open Space Furniture
j. 
Water Treatment Facilities, Water Treatment Systems and Storage Structures.

A copy of the tender documents must be obtained by registering your details via the City’s Tenderlink website: www.tenderlink.com/karrathaTenders can only be lodged electronically via the City’s Tenderlink website: www.tenderlink.com/karrathaThe deadline for tenders to be submitted is 2pm (AWST) Wednesday, 2 February 2022. Please direct any enquiries to James Saunders on (08) 9186 8066 or james.saunders@karratha.wa.gov.auCanvassing of Elected Members may disqualify.

Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer

2pm (AWST), Wednesday, 2 February, 2022 Here
Request for Expressions of Interest: DAMPIER COMMUNITY HUB - OFFICE SUITE 3The City of Karratha propose to lease The Dampier Community Hub – Office Suite 3 situated at Dampier Community Hub, 3 High Street, Dampier 6713 (Lot 373). 
The market rental value was assessed at $600 ex. GST per square metre on 6th December 2021. The City is seeking a rate of $330 ex. GST (plus outgoings) to attract a suitable tenant that aligns with the intent of ‘community purpose’. 
Members of the public are invited to make submissions in relation to the Expression of Interest. To obtain a copy of the tender brief, or for further enquiries, please contact Anita McDonald on 9186 8080 or anita.mcdonald@karratha.wa.gov.au 
Submissions should be made to the Leasing Officer leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au or City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 by 2.00pm Friday 28th January 2022.
Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer
Friday, 28 January, 2022Here
Public Notice: PROPOSAL TO DISPOSE OF PROPERTY

The City of Karratha proposes to dispose the whole of freehold Lot 8 (55) Sholl Street in Roebourne to R Fenny in January 2022 in accordance with section 3.58 of the Local Government Act 1995.

Disposal will be the consideration of $25,000 based on a market value of $20,000 plus outgoings of $5,000 associated with the freeholding and sale of the land.

Interested members of the public are invited to make a submission in relation to the proposal. Submissions should be made to the City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 or by email to leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au prior to 28 January 2022.

28 January, 2022Here
Public Notice: REQUEST APPLICATIONS TO JOIN A PANEL OF PRE_QUALIFIED SUPPLIERS

The City of Karratha and the Town of Port Hedland (Principals) are seeking responses from suitable respondents to appoint a Panel to assist the Principals in their transition to the TechnologyOne Ci Anywhere suite of products.  The purpose of this Panel is to provide the Principals various Data Migration and Consultancy services during the implementation of Ci Anywhere.

Applications to be submitted via Tenderlink by 2pm (AWST) Monday 19 January, 2022 
Public Notice: COUNCIL MEETING DATES FOR 2022

Public notice is hereby given of the City of Karratha Council Meeting Dates for 2022 which were adopted by Council at its meeting on 22 November 2021. All meetings will be held in Council Chambers, Welcome Road, Karratha commencing at 6pm and are open to the public.

  
Public Notice: REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST Pam Buchanan Cafe

The City of Karratha propose to lease The Pam Buchanan Café situated at Lot 402 - 51 Gardugarli Drive Baynton West.

The market rental value was assessed at $400 ex. GST per square metre on 20th November 2021. The City is seeking a rate of 10% of the Lessee’s gross income payable quarterly in arrears plus GST, plus outgoings to attract a suitable tenant that aligns with the intent of ‘community purpose’.

Members of the public are invited to make submissions in relation to the Expression of Interest. To obtain a copy of the tender brief, or for further enquiries, please contact Anita McDonald on 9186 8080 or anita.mcdonald@karratha.wa.gov.au Submissions should be made to the Leasing Officer leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au or City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 by 2.00pm Friday 7th January 2022.

Chris Adams Chief
Executive Officer

Friday 7 January, 2022Here
Request for expressions of interest: Millars Well Community CO-OPThe City is seeking expressions of interest from suitable tenants for Millars Well Community CO-OP, situated at Teesdale Place, Millars Well 6714 (Lot 3897). The commercial market rental value of the disposition was assessed at $350 - $375 ex. GST per square metre on 11 November 2021, but the City is seeking a rate of $175 ex. GST plus outgoings to attract a suitable tenant that aligns with the intent of 'community purpose'. Members of the public are invited to make submissions in relation to the Expression of Interest. To obtain a copy of the tender brief, or for further enquiries please contact Anita McDonald on 9186 8080 or email anita.mcdonald@karratha.wa.gov.auFriday 7 January, 2022Here
Public Notice: Proposal to Dispose of Property

The City of Karratha proposes to lease Tenancy Office 6, being situated at the Karratha Leisureplex, Crown Reserve 50903, Lot 556 (2) Broadhurst Rd, Stovehill.

The market rental value of the disposition was assessed at $500 per square metre ex. GST on 31st August 2021 for the 45m 2 office. The City is seeking a rate of $300 ex GST per square meter (inclusive of power & water) to attract a suitable tenant that aligns with the intent of ‘community purpose’.

Members of the public are invited to make submissions in relation to the Expression of Interest. To obtain a copy or for further enquiries, please contact Amy Strange on 9186 8556 or amy.strange@karratha.wa.gov.au

Submissions should be made to the Leasing Officer leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au or City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 by 2.00pm Friday 16 October 2021.

Chris Adams

Chief Executive Officer

2PM, 16 October 2021Here
Public Notice: IMPOSITION OF FEES AND CHARGES

The City of Karratha intends to impose the following fees and charges not imposed as part of its budget:

Processed Organics from the 7 Mile Waste Facility:
-    Mulch - $155 per tonne (excl. GST)
 -   Soil Conditioner - $200 per tonne (excl. GST)
The reason for imposing the fees and charges follows the Facility Licence Amendment approval to process organics into mulch and soil conditioner.
The products will be available for sale to local commercial businesses and regional local governments, and not for sale to the general public.
It is proposed that these fees and charges will apply on and from 1 October 2021.
Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer 

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Request for Tender: DAMPIER COMMUNITY HUB - Office Suite 1

The City is seeking tenders from suitable tenants for Office Suite 1, situated at the Dampier Community Hub, 3 High Street, Dampier 6713 (Lot 373). The market rental value of the disposition was assessed at $600 ex GST per square metre on 26 July 2021. The City is seeking a rate of $300 ex GST (plus outgoings) to attract a suitable tenant that aligns with the intent of ‘community purpose’.

Members of the public are invited to make submissions in relation to the tender. To obtain a copy or for further enquiries, please contact Anita McDonald on 9186 8556 or anita.mcdonald@karratha.wa.gov.au

Submissions should be made to the Leasing Officer leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au or City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 by 2.00pm Friday, 17 September 2021.

2PM, 17 September 2021Here
Public Notice: Proposal to Dispose of PropertyThe City of Karratha proposes to lease part of The Youth Shed facility located at 23 Hillview Road, Pegs Creek to Anglicare WA (headspace) for a term of 5 years commencing September 3rd 2021 with 5 x 1 year extension options. Anglicare WA proposes to pay a rent of $10.00 per annum plus outgoing. On 15th April 2021, the market rental value of the property was assessed at $70,000 per annum for the 350m² area or $200 per m². Members of the public are invited to make submissions in relation to the proposal. Submissions should be made to the Leasing Officer leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au or City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 by 12:00pm Wednesday 6th September 2021. Please direct any enquiries to the Youth Services Coordinator on 9186 8585 or chrystal.ashby@karratha.wa.gov.au12PM, 6 September 2021Here
Public Notice: Local Government Ordiary Election Close of EnrolmentsYou may be eligible to be enrolled to vote in the local government elections on 16 October 2021 if you live in or are an owner or occupier of rateable property in the City of Karratha. Electoral enrolment forms are available from the City of Karratha, all Australian Electoral Commission offices (www.aec.gov.au) or the Western Australian Electoral Commission (www.elections.wa.gov.au) and must be completed and reach a Divisional Returning Officer in Western Australia by 5:00 PM Friday, 27 August 2021.5PM, 27 August 2021N/A
Public Notice: EXPRESSION OF INTEREST, SERVICE WORKER ACCOMODATIONThe City of Karratha, in partnership with Rio Tinto and Woodside invite Expressions of Interest from individuals or buisnesses/organisations delivering essential services to the broad community to access a property from the Service Worker Accomodation pool. Applicants will be assessed against a range of eligibility criteria including their ability to enter into a residential tenancy lease, combined gross assessable income and the alignment of the service provided/delivered to the City's liveability pillars. Expressions of Interest will be accepted at any time and the applicants will be provided with the detailed information pack, eligibility criteria and a timeline for the assessment of their application. Please email community.online@karratha.wa.gov.au to request an Expression of Interest form. N/AN/A
Public Notice: Major Land Transaction

Notice is hereby given that the City of Karratha proposes to enter into a major land transaction involving investing City resources into the acquisition of Lot 7020 and Part Lot 7018 Welcome Road, Karratha and the development of residential apartments and commercial/civic space on the land.

A copy of the City’s Business Plan prepared under Section 3.59 of the Local Government Act 1995 is available for inspection online here or during opening hours at the City of Karratha Administration Office and at the City’s libraries located in Dampier, Karratha, Roebourne and Wickham.

Submissions about the proposed transaction may be made in writing and lodged with the City on or before 5pm, Friday, 20 August 2021 either by mail to City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 or in person to the City of Karratha Administration Office. FAQ's about the project can be found here.
20 August, 2021Here
Public Notice: PROPOSAL TO DISPOSE OF PROPERTY

The City of Karratha proposes to lease part of Dampier Town Lot 373 known as Dampier Community Hub to Montessori Early Learning and Care Centre for a term of five (5) years plus one (1) option of five (5) year from 1 July 2021 for the consideration of approximately $22,000.00 per annum ex GST plus outgoings.

The market value of the disposition was assessed at $59,250.00 per annum ex GST on 10 February 2021. Members of the public are invited to make submissions in relation to the proposal. Submissions should be made to the Leasing Team, City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 by 4pm on 8 July 2021 or leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au.

12 July 2021Here
Public Notice: Notice of Intention to Impose Differential Rates 2021-22In accordance with Section 6.36 of the Local Government Act 1995, the City of Karratha is required to publish its Objects and Reasons for implementing Differential Rates. More information here.24 May 2021Details here.
Public Notice: Lease Of Property By Tender: Pam Buchanan Family Centre Community ModuleThe City of Karratha proposes to lease the following spaces associated with the Pam Buchanan Family Centre Community Module located at 51 Gardugarli Drive, Lot 402, Baynton WA 6714 on Deposited Plan 64806:Community workshop and boardrooms; Reception office; Portion of common areas; Storerooms; and/or Portion of the courtyard. The City is seeking expressions of interest from Not for Profit Organisations and those organisations Incorporated under the Associations Incorporation Act 2015 to lease some or all of these spaces. The deadline for parties to register their interest is 2:00pm (AWST) Thursday 1 April 2021. Submissions must respond to the information contained in the Lease Expression of Interest Document. To obtain the Lease Expression of Interest Document or further information please direct any inquiries to Mikaela Rice on (08) 9186 8080 or mikaela.rice@karratha.wa.gov.au. Canvassing of Elected Members may disqualify.1 April 2021Here
Public Notice: Local Government Extranordinary Postal ElectionAn election is being held by postal vote on Friday 26 February 2021 in the Dampier Ward of the City of Karratha to fill the following vacancy: Dampier Ward, 1 Councillor, Term to expire: 16 October 2021. Candidates: ARMSTRONG, Jamie & VERTIGAN, Len. ELECTION PACKAGES will be sent to the electors on the Dampier Ward of the City of Karratha local government electoral roll. More information can be found here.26 February 2021N/A
Public Notice - Proposal to Dispose of Property

The City of Karratha proposes to lease Tenancy Office 6, being situated at the Karratha Leisureplex, Crown Reserve 50903, Lot 556 (2) Broadhurst Rd, Stove Hill. The lease is proposed to be for a term of 2 years including extension options of 1 year + 1 year. The market rental value of the disposition was assessed at $550 per month (inc GST) on 8th January 2021 for the 45 square metre office, plus outgoings to be determined. Members of the public are invited to make submissions in relation to the proposal. Submissions should be made to the Leasing Officer leasing@karratha.wa.gov.au or City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 by 2.00pm Friday 12th February 2021.

12 February 2021Here
Public Notice - Imposition of Fees and Charges

The City of Karratha intends to impose the following fees and charges not imposed as part of its budget: Indoor Play Centre – Special Program per session (up to max, per session) - $40 inc GST. The reason for imposing these fees and charges is for the operation and management of the Indoor Play Centre. These fees and charges apply from 15 December 2020.

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Public Notice - Draft Age Friendly StrategyThe City of Karratha has prepared a draft Age Friendly Strategy which sets out a road map for our approach to supporting and engaging with our older residents, ensuring we continue to be a local government that values our ageing population. The draft Strategy can be viewed here. The City invites the community to review the draft and welcomes comments and suggestions. Submissions should be made in writing to the City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 or via email to submissions@karratha.wa.gov.au on or before 4:30pm Friday 11 February 2021.11 February 2021Here
Public Notice - Dampier Ward Extraordinary Election Candidate Information Session
The City of Karratha and the WA Electoral Commission (WAEC) will be conducting an information session for prospective candidates for the upcoming extraordinary election. The information session will be held in the Council Chambers in Welcome Road, Karratha on Tuesday, 12 January 2021 commencing at 6pm. Topics to be covered will include:Information about the WAEC and the electoral process, Eligibility criteria, Mandatory online candidate induction course and What it means to be a Councillor – responsibilities and expectations of the office.
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Public Notice - Imposition of Fees and Charges

The City of Karratha intends to impose the following fees and charges not imposed as part of its budget:

 

  1. Airport – Rental car meeting and greeting rights – 8.5% of airport turnover per annum – As calculated
  2. Airport – Environmental Clean – Cost plus 12.5%
  3. Airport – Airport parker card issuance - $20.00 

The reason for imposing these fees and charges is allow for:

  1. New – Allow for COVID-19 cleaning requirements
  2. New - Omitted from 20/21 Fees and Charges in error
  3. Amended – Updated to a simplified structure, removed obsolete value.

It is proposed that these fees and charges will apply on and from 1 January 2021.

Chris Adams, Chief Executive Officer 

 

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Public Notice - Council Meetings Dates for 2021

Public notice is hereby given of the City of Karratha Council Meeting Dates for 2021 which were adopted by Council at its meeting on 16 November 2020. All meetings are open to the public. Any changes to the time, dates or venues will be publicly advertised. The dates, location and times can be viewed here.
 
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Public Notice: Local Government Extraordinary Election Dampier Ward

Dampier Ward Extraodinary Election.
Enrolment forms can be obtained from local government and must be lodged with the Chief Executive Officer by 5.00 pm on Thursday, 7 January 2021. Further information can be obtained from the City of Karratha.

7 January 2021Here
Public Notice: Notice of Annual Electors' Meeting
The Annual Electors’ Meeting will be held on Monday, 14 December 2020 at the City of Karratha Council Chambers, Welcome Road, Karratha commencing at 5pm.
The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the contents of the City of Karratha Annual Report for the financial year ended 30 June 2019.
The meeting is open to members of the public.
Agenda papers (including the Annual Report) will be available at the meeting and via the City website: www.karratha.wa.gov.au
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Public Notice: Draft Community Facility Name Signs Policy (TE-01)
The City of Karratha has recently undertaken a review of the Community Facility Name Signs Policy and is now advertising a draft version of the Policy for public comment. View the policy here. Details of the draft Policy are available during office hours at the City of Karratha’s Administration Office located on Welcome Road, Karratha or on the City’s website: www.karratha.wa.gov.au/public-notifications Submissions are welcome and should be made in writing to the City of Karratha, PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714 or via email to submissions@karratha.wa.gov.au before 4:30pm Tuesday, 17 November 2020.
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Public Notice: Strategic Community Plan

The City of Karratha is reviewing its 10 year Strategic Community Plan that sets out the vision, goals, outcomes and responses for the City for the period 2020-2030. Submissions are sought from community members regarding the drafted proposals prior to consideration by Council. An excerpt of the draft 2020-2030 Strategic Community Plan can be accessed here.

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Public Notice: Expression of interest to dispose of property The City of Karratha proposes to lease the Pam Buchanan Centre, Family Services module for the purpose of conducting Counselling and Community Support services. A copy of the Proposal Specifications, including terms and conditions, can be obtained from the City of Karratha by emailing anthony.wear@karratha.wa.gov.au.5 August 2020Here
Public Notice: Expression of interest disposal of propertyThe City of Karratha is seeking Expressions of Interest to lease office space within the Dampier Community Hub.  Viewing may be arranged by contacting the Dampier Community Hub on (08) 9186 0413 or Anthony Wear 0437 901 822.
 
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Public Notice: Notice of change of time for 2020 Ordinary Council MeetingsNotice is given that Ordinary Council Meetings scheduled for the remainder of 2020 previously scheduled for 5pm will now commence at 5:30pm. Meetings are open to the public, however owing to the current public health emergency (COVID-19), social distancing requirements will be in place and must be observed. Agenda papers and the minutes are available here.N/AN/A

Public Notice: 2018-19 Annual Report

Notice is given that the 2018/19 Annual Report is available here.

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Public Notice: Proposed Differential Rates

Notice is given in accordance with Section 6.36 of the Local Government Act 1995 of the City of Karratha's Proposed Differential Rates for the 2020/2021 financial year.

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Public Notice: Intention to Borrow

Notice is given in accordance with Section 6.20 (2) of the Local Government Act 1995 of the City of Karratha’s intention to exercise the power to borrow money.

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Public Notice: Roebourne Services and Facilities Strategy (1.23MB)

The Roebourne Services and Facilities Strategy is a City of Karratha and WA Department of Communities project. Keough Bay Consulting was contracted in February 2019 to identify community need, assess community facilities and determine future community facility and service requirement for Roebourne.

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2020 Council Meeting Dates (322KB)

Council meeting dates for 2020 were adopted by Council at its meeting on 19 November, 2019.

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Public Notice: Youth Strategy 2019-2024 (1.59MB)

 

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Public Notice: Footpath Lighting Strategy (2.12MB)

 

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Public Notice: Pilbara Freight Study (4.8MB)

 

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Public Notice: Disposal of Property (80KB)

 

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Public Notice: Imposition of Fees and Charges (16KB)

 

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Public Notice: 10-year Footpath Strategy 2018-2028 (2.62MB)

 

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