Our operational structure is comprised of a number of internal business units who undertake  policy and advocacy work on behalf of the Local Government sector.

Our Policy, Advice and Advocacy areas include the following:

State Election Strategy – Better Government, Stronger Communities

In the lead up to the 2017 State Election, WALGA will be seeking commitment from political parties to meet a number of policy imperatives outlined by Members, including:

  • securing a new State Road Funds to Local Government Agreement;
  • opposing the introduction of rate capping;
  • establishing a meaningful Partnership Agreement with government;
  • and a commitment to extending poll provisions to give communities a say on any amalgamations.
The full election plan is available to download here