Public Notices

Public Notices


Notice is hereby given that Council made its rates and charges for the 2020/2021 financial year at a special meeting held on Monday 22 June 2020.

The following is a summary of the rates and charges for the 2020/2021 financial year:



General Rate

6.86¢ (min $195)

Urban Fire Protection Rate

 0.385¢ (min $41)

Other Fire Protection Service Rate

0.368¢ (min $41)

Kerbside Garbage Collection


Kerbside Recyclables Collection


Waste Management Services


Stormwater Removal

– Wynyard


Stormwater Removal

– Somerset


Rates may also be paid by two (2) equal instalments due on the following dates:A DISCOUNT of 5% will be offered on rates and charges paid in full by Saturday 31 October 2020.

  • 31 October 2020
  • 28 February 2021

Otherwise payment in full is due 31 October 2020.

A full copy of the rates resolution is available from the Council Offices.



The following fees and charges have been adopted by Waratah-Wynyard Council for 2020/2021.  Notice is given that dog registration fees are due and payable by 31 August 2020.



31 August


31 August

Dog (both sexes)



Working Dog



Registered Breeder



Registered Greyhound



Dog Owned by Pensioner: One Dog (either sex)



Sterilised Dog

(certificate required)



Dangerous Dog



Kennel Licence


Kennel Licence Renewal


No Registration Fee Applies to a Guide / Hearing Dog. Further notice is given that Kennel Licences are required if you have three or more dogs.


Ordinary Council Meeting


Please be advised that meetings of the Waratah-Wynyard Council will be held remotely by video/teleconference until further notice. The next meeting will be on Monday 22 June 2020 commencing at 6.00pm.

Due to the current COVID-19 crisis and associated restrictions, meetings will not be open to the public. The public can view live streaming of the meeting via YouTube .

The agenda will be available for perusal on the Council’s website

Members of the public who would like to ask questions to the Council, that would normally have been heard during the Public Questions section of the meeting agenda, will need to provide their question on notice in writing to the General Manager by 3.00pm on the day of the meeting, by emailing or post to PO Box 128, WYNYARD 7325.

Notification of Flatweed Spraying

Notice is given that flatweed spraying will be carried out in the Somerset and Wynyard reserves, foreshores, cemeteries and urban and rural areas commencing 1 June 2020 through to end of August 2020 (weather permitting).

For enquiries please contact Councils Engineering Services on 6443 8333.

Tenders and EOIs


Coastal Engineering and Geotechnical Assessments

Tenders are called for the engagement of consultant services to undertake coastal engineering and geotechnical assessments for the purposes of land reclamation and erosion protection within the Waratah-Wynyard Council municipality.

Tender documents may be obtained from Tenderlink portal or the Engineering Department at the Waratah-Wynyard Council Chambers.

Tenders are to be uploaded to Tenderlink , or placed in sealed envelopes clearly marked “Tenders – Contract 748 Coastal Engineering and Geotechnical Assessments” and deposited in the Tender Box in the foyer of the Waratah-Wynyard Council Chambers, Saunders Street, Wynyard, or mailed to Tender Box, PO Box 168 Wynyard, so as to be received before 4:00 p.m. on Friday 17th July 2020