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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24 October 2022

SHIRE OF KENT COMMUNITY STRATEGIC PLAN MAJOR REVIEW

The Shire of Kent wishes to advise residents that in accordance with Section 5.56 of the Local Government Act 1995 and Section 19C of the Local Government (Administration) Regulations 1996, …

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SHIRE OF KENT REPRESENTATION REVIEW PROPOSED REDUCTION IN ELECTED MEMBER NUMBERS

The Shire of Kent has been instructed by the Minister for Local Government to undertake a review of its Elected Member Representation numbers as per the Local Government Act Reforms …

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25 October 2022

Expressions of Interest – Audit Committee External Member

Expressions of Interest (EOI) are sought from suitably qualified individuals to be appointed as an external member to Council’s Audit Committee (the Committee) until the October 2023 Local Government Ordinary …

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