Shire of West Arthur

Dog Registrations

All dogs must be microchipped and registered at three months of age. The licenses are renewable on 1st November each year and may be paid for either one year, three years or a lifetime. Concessions apply to droving, sterilised and pensioners dogs.

Fees (As Per Legislation)

Dog Registration Fees
Category1 Year3 YearsLife Time
Sterilised $20.00 $42.50 $100.00
Unsterilised $50.00 $120.00 $250.00
Droving Sterilised $5.00 $10.63 $25.00
Droving Unsterilised $12.50 $30.00 $62.50
Pensioners Sterilised $10.00 $21.25 $50.00
Pensioners Unsterilised $25.00 $60.00 $125.00
Pensioners Droving Sterilised $2.50 $5.32 $12.50
Pensioners Droving Unsterilised $6.25 $15.00 $31.25

Dogs must be on a lead at all times while in public areas except designated exercise areas. The designated areas are Darkan town common above Arthur Street and Duranillin Old stockyards.

Closure of Realigned Section of Coalfields Road 11 Aug 2017

Notice is hereby given that the Shire of West Arthur intends to submit to the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage a request to close a realigned portion of Coalfields Road near Albany Highway.

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2017 Local Government Elections 17 Jul 2017

The next local government election day will be held on 21 October 2017. To be eligible to vote, you need to enrolled to vote in the Shire of West Arthur.

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Units for rent in Darkan 21 Jun 2017

Two Bedroom Unit and Three Bedroom Unit Available For Rent in Darkan

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Review of Local Laws 03 May 2017

The Shire of West Arthur is undertaking a periodic review of the following Local Laws, in line with Section 3.16 of the Local Government Act 1995:

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