CFP Business Specialist | Local Government Expert | Political Adviser
In a letter to the editor of The West Australian, Shane Love MLA, Member for Moore has confirmed The Nationals WA will oppose the City of Perth Bill 2015 and vote against it at the first opportunity.
“Contrary to some reports (Too big for abstention, Letters 15/6) The Nationals WA have been consistent in their opposition to forced local government reform and to this end will not be supporting the City of Perth Bill 2015 in Parliament.
It is the intention of all Parliamentary National Party members to vote against the Bill to ensure there is no forced extension of the City of Perth’s boundaries.”
Mr Love’s letter was in response to Jane Boxall’s letter of 15 June 2015 where she challenged The Nationals to oppose the Bill by voting, not abstaining: