This Shire is the fastest growing local government in the country and located approximately 45 kilometres from the Perth CBD.

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Located approximately 45 kilometres from the Perth CBD, Serpentine Jarrahdale is set against the picturesque backdrop of the Darling Scarp.

The Shire has evolved from humble beginnings, dating back to 1840 when Thomas Peel established the Serpentine Farm on his land grant on the banks of the Serpentine River (Mann, Wilma, Harnessing Voices, 2001).

Find out how the localities within the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale got their name. 

Our Executive team is comprised of industry professionals who oversee our Executive, Corporate, Community, Development, and Infrastructure operations. They also provide strategic advice to Council.

In accordance with the Local Government Act 1995 every Western Australian local government is to prepare and adopt a code of conduct to be observed by Elected Members, Committee Members and employees.