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Local laws

The City has enacted a number of local laws that govern activities on land that is owned or managed by the City, as well as certain activities conducted on private land within the City.

These local laws have the status of legislation and are enforceable by the City. The City may authorise Officers to enforce the local laws on its behalf. The City is required to review its local laws once every eight years.

Local Law Reviews

The City of Perth proposes to review the following local laws:

  • Local Government Property Local Law 2005; and
  • Thoroughfares and Public Places Local Law 2017

These local laws can be viewed in the above list on this page.

Alternatively, printed copies may be inspected or obtained from the Customer Experience Centre – located on the ground floor of Council House, 27 St Georges Terrace, Perth and the City of Perth Library located at 573 Hay Street, Perth, during opening hours.

Submissions may be made to the Chief Executive Officer, City of Perth, before close of business 5 July 2024 and can be emailed to