Welcome to the Department of Local Government and Communities
The Department of Local Government and Communities is the State Government agency responsible for strengthening and supporting the local government and community sectors in Western Australia.
Established on 1 July 2013, with a clear mandate to deliver tangible outcomes in local communities, the Department aims to harness the positive work that is already occurring across the State while responding to the changing needs of our communities.
Metropolitan Local Government Reform
New era for metropolitan local governments
- About the changes
- Metropolitan reform
- Proposed new local governments
- Latest Updates