Welcome to the Shire of Kent

Rich in local history, tourist attractions, as well as fun & exciting events held throughout the year makes for a fascinating visit

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About our Shire

The Shire of Kent is located in the Great Southern of Western Australia approx 320Km from Perth, it is made up of two towns Nyabing & Pingrup. The Shire covers approximately 5,634 square Kms and is predominately an agricultural area with many Wheat & Sheep farmers.

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29 September 2022

Prohibited and Restricted Burning Times

Prohibited Burning Times are declared by the Fire & Emergency Services (FES) Minister under Section 17 of the Bush Fires Act 1954 (the Act). During this period you must not …

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14 September 2022

DAMA Employer Surveys

Is Your Business Looking for Staff? We want to know what skills your business needs now and into the future. This will help support a possible application for a designated area migration …

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22 July 2022

2022/2023 Fees & Charges

At the Ordinary Meeting of Council held 20 July 2022, pursuant to Section 6.19 of the Local Government Act 1995, that the Shire of Kent has adopted the new Fees …

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