The Shire has three vacancies in the Broome Ward and one in the Dampier Ward in this year’s election, which will be held on Saturday, October 16. For more information on becoming a Shire Councillor, click below:
The Shire of Broome is acutely aware that a shortage of rental properties and accommodation options in our town is adding undue stress to residents and visitors – and is committed to being part of the solution. For more information, click below:
Housing in the Shire of Broome FAQs
With continued concerns over COVID-19, the Shire of Broome is endeavouring to keep the community updated with the latest news. For more information click below:
Pre-cyclone drop-off Information.
Greenwaste drop off and mulch collection is available at the Waste Management Facility.
Illegal Dumping Information.
The Shire, through the services of its contractor Cleanaway, provides a weekly household refuse and fortnight recycle collection service.
The Shire of Broome is endeavouring to care for its iconic environment by ensuring all appropriate waste goes into landfill, and all items that can be reused and recycled are separated, and used again.
Fees and Charges for the Waste Management Facility.
The Waste Management Facility is located 9km from town and is open each day except Christmas Day and Good Friday.
Waste Vouchers available annually.
The Shire of Broome Waste Local Law 2021 was gazetted on 30 March 2021, after public advertising in local and State newspapers and Council adoption at the February 2021 Ordinary Meeting of Council.
A detailed list of how to dispose of different items that go to waste.
Waste Strategy 2021-2031
Waste Action Plan 2021-2025