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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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14 March 2024

Submissions for 2024/2025 Budget

Council is calling for submissions from community groups, clubs and associations for items that may require funding within the 2024/2025 Budget. Items that may be considered in making a submission …

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20 November 2023

COMMUNITY NOTICE – Adoption of Local Laws

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1995 BUSH FIRES ACT 1954 CAT ACT 2011 CEMETERIES ACT 1986 DOG ACT 1976 Shire of Kent Adoption of Local Laws The Council of the Shire of …

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20 June 2024

Notice of Draft Local Planning Policy No.1 for Heritage Places

Shire of Kent is inviting public comments on the draft Local Planning Policy No.1 for Heritage Places. A the Ordinary Meeting of Council held 19 June 2024, Council resolved to …

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