WALGA State Council is the decision making representative body of all Member Councils, who are responsible for sector-wide policy making and strategic planning on behalf of Local Government.

State Council Structure

  • Chaired by the President.
  • 24 Members ('State Councillors'): 12 from country constituencies and 12 from metropolitan constituencies.
  • Members must be a serving Mayor, President or Councillor in a WA Local Government.
  • The current policy teams and committees will be available soon.

State Councillors

 
Chair  
WALGA President President Cr Lynne Craigie OAM
 
Members  
Avon-Midland Country Zone President Cr Ken Seymour
Central Country Zone President Cr Phil Blight
Central Metropolitan Zone Cr Paul Kelly
Cr Jenna Ledgerwood
East Metropolitan Zone Cr Catherine Ehrhardt
Cr Cate McCullough
Goldfields Esperance Country Zone President Cr Malcolm Cullen
Gascoyne Country Zone President Cr Cheryl Cowell
Great Eastern Country Zone President Cr Stephen Strange
Great Southern Country Zone Cr Ronnie Fleay
Kimberley Country Zone Cr Chris Mitchell JP
Murchison Country Zone Cr Les Price
North Metropolitan Zone Cr Russ Fishwick JP
Mayor Mark Irwin
Mayor Tracey Roberts JP (Deputy President)
Northern Country Zone President Cr Karen Chappel JP
Peel Country Zone President Cr Michelle Rich
Pilbara Country Zone Mayor Peter Long
South East Metropolitan Zone Cr Julie Brown
Mayor Ruth Butterfield
South Metropolitan Zone Mayor Logan Howlett JP
Cr Doug Thompson
Mayor Carol Adams OAM
South West Country Zone President Cr Tony Dean
 
Ex Officios  
Local Government Professionals State President Mr Jamie Parry
Chair Commissioner City of Perth Mr Andrew Hammond