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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11 September 2023

October 2023 Council Meeting Rescheduled

The October 2023 Council Meeting has been rescheduled to 4:30PM 25 October 2023 at the Nyabing Council Chambers.

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7 September 2023

Local Government Elections 2023 Nominations & Results

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS 2023 In accordance with the Local Government Act 1995, I declare that as at 4.00pm Thursday 7th of September 2023, close of nominations, there is four candidates …

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4 September 2023

Media Release: Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer

The Shire of Kent is pleased to announce the appointment of its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Christie Smith. After an extensive search process, the appointment was made at a …

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