Julie Matheson

CFP Business Specialist | Local Government Expert | Community Advocate

City of Perth Bill before Parliament today

The future of the City of Subiaco hangs by a thread today.  The Legislative Council have formed a committee to do a Second Reading of the Bill, clause by clause.

There is a very slim chance that an amendment to clauses 18 and 19 could be passed to retain the residential portion with Subiaco.  Otherwise approximately 3,000 residents will go to the City of Perth without a #Dadour poll to decide their fate.

If Subiaco loses these residents and the parking areas from its boundaries, existing ratepayers will need to find the following loss of revenue:

City of Perth Bill financial consequences to Subiaco

Here’s what the Honourable Simon O’Brien, MLC said about the Bill on Tuesday 23 February 2016 in Parliament:


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This entry was posted on February 25, 2016 by in Amalgamation, Rates, Residential and tagged , , , .
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