Read the most recent statement released by the Premier of Western Australia and Minister Tony Simpson. Following consultation with WA Councils, the Governor's Orders will be reversed, and those Councils not willing to participate in Local Government Reform will not be forced.
The Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale Council met for a Special Council meeting on Friday 13 February 2015 from 5pm in the Council Chambers, 6 Paterson Street, Mundijong. Council resolved to withdraw support for the Local Government Reform process, and call for the State Government to revoke the Governor's Orders.
The Department of Local Government and Communities published the Governor's Orders in the WA Government Gazette, edition number 208, dated 24 December 2014.