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:
The Shire of Broome offers two weekends of free household waste drop off at the Broome Waste Management Facility to help prepare for the upcoming cyclone season.
The pre-cyclone waste disposal weekends are held on the last weekend in October and the first weekend in November annually. In 2020, the dates were October 31 and November 1, 7 and 8.
The facility's opening hours are as follows:
The weekends are in addition to the six free waste passes each year to ratepayers. There is no kerbside cyclone collection.
Seniors and residents with mobility limitations can request assistance to remove items from their property. Please contact the Shire Administration Office on 9191 3456. Limits apply.
Items the landfill is NOT licensed to accept: