Standing Orders Local Law 2017 – PROPOSED LAW

Standing Orders Local Law 2017 – DRAFT

The Shire of Collie has resolved to make a local law relating to Standing Orders. The purpose of the law is to provide rules and guidelines which apply to the conduct of meetings of the Council and its committees and to meetings of electors.

The effect of the law is that these Standing Orders will result in:

  • Better decision making by Council and its committees;
  • The orderly conduct of meetings dealing with Council business;
  • Better understanding of the process of conducting meetings; and
  • The more efficient and effective use of time at meetings.


Submissions about the proposed law may be made to the Shire of Collie, 87 Throssell Street, Collie WA 6225 by 4pm 13 October 2017.