Committees and Advisory Groups

Committees

Council has established two Committees of Council under section 5.8 of the Local Government Act 1995.

These are:

  • Audit, Risk and Governance Committee
  • CEO Employment Committee 

To find out more on Committee meeting dates click here.

Advisory Groups

Council has established four Advisory Groups with external membership:

  • Access and Inclusion Advisory Group
  • Cemeteries Advisory Group
  • Local Emergency Management Committee
  • Bush Fire Advisory Committee

Opportunities

The Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale is seeking expressions of interest for community members for the following groups:

  • Access and Inclusion Advisory Group
  • Cemeteries Advisory Group
  • Audit, Risk and Governance Committee

Access and Inclusion Advisory Group

The Shire is seeking nominations for five community member positions. Community members are to have direct interest or lived experience in access and inclusion.

To nominate, please email us a short statement that outlines why you wish to nominate for the committee, how you can contribute and what meeting times and days are generally most suitable for you.

Nominations can be sent to info@sjshire.wa.gov.au and close on Friday, 20 March 2020.

Access and Inclusion Advisory Group - Terms of Reference

Cemeteries Advisory Group

The Shire is seeking nominations for seven community members.  Community members are to have knowledge, expertise, community / lived experience relevant to the management and historical protection of cemeteries.

To nominate, please email us a short statement that outlines why you wish to nominate for the committee, how you can contribute and what meeting times and days are generally most suitable for you.

Nominations can be sent to info@sjshire.wa.gov.au and close on Friday, 20 March 2020.

Cemeteries Advisory Group - Terms of Reference

Audit, Risk and Governance Committee

The Shire is seeking nominations for the external member position on the Audit, Risk and Governance Committee.  The external member will have:

1) a demonstrated high level of expertise and knowledge in financial management, reporting, governance and audit; and

2) relevant skills and experience in providing independent expert advice.

Nominations can be sent to info@sjshire.wa.gov.au and close on Friday, 21 February 2020.

Under section 5.100 of the Local Government Act 1995 an external member may not be paid for their attendance at a Committee meeting.

 External members of the Audit, Risk and Governance Committee may receive reimbursement of expenses approved by Council. The value of the reimbursement is to be set at the time of appointment. 

Audit Risk and Governance Committee - Terms of Reference