Community Member Vacancies on Committees & Working Groups

Published: Friday, 29 November 2019 at 9:34:44 AM

Applications are now being called for members of the community who would like to sit on the following Committees and Working Groups (membership will continue for a period of two years, until the next Local Government Election in 2021 or, in the case or Working Groups, once the project has concluded).



Number of Community Member vacancies

Usual meeting frequency

Meeting Day *

Meeting Time *

Disability Services Advisory Committee

(including one position for Community Professional - Private Sector)


Not more than every 2 months



Sustainability Strategy Working Group


As required



Community Health and Wellbeing Working Group (NEW)





* Subject to change once the Committee and/or Working Group meets and determines the most suitable day for the Elected Member delegate and other members.

How to apply

  1. You will need to put your application in writing stating which Committee or Working Group you are applying for, your contact details and why you are applying for the position. You can download an Application Form from our website at the address shown above.
  2. Send your application to the Shire Office at PO Box 183, Denmark WA 6333 or email to by no later than 4.00pm on Friday, 3 January 2020.

Applicants are not expected to be advised of the result until late February 2020 following an Ordinary Council Meeting where Council will make the appointments.

There is nothing preventing a Community Member who has previously been appointed to any Committees or Working Group from re-applying for the position.

Further information, including Charters and Terms of Reference, can be found on our website at Alternatively, you can contact Claire Thompson on 9848 0324 or email  

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