Published on Wednesday, 22 April 2020 at 11:27:23 AM

The Shire will continue to monitor developments with COVID-19 and follow the advice of government and health authorities whilst maintaining services to the community. 

The following facilities will remain closed to the public:

  • Katanning Library and Gallery
  • Katanning Leisure Centre
  • Katanning Aquatic Centre
  • Katanning All Ages Playground and Skate Park
  • Prosser Park Playground
  • Katanning RV Overnight Rest Area
  • All public toilets (except Lions Park Changing Places and the Katanning Town Square)
  • Shire of Katanning Administration and Civic Centre (except by appointment)

The Katanning Waste Site will remain open for normal operating hours.

While the public will not be able to attend the Shire Administration and Civic Centre, many transactions such as payment of rates and Shire accounts can be made by credit card, online, over the phone or by direct debit arrangements.  

Shire staff will continue to provide Transport Licensing Services which cannot be completed online or on the phone by appointment only. Appointments can be made by phoning the Shire Administration and Civic Centre on 9821 9999.

Department of Transport enquiries can be made by calling 13 11 56 with the ability to pay accounts online at

We urge the community to stay home as much as possible and avoid unnecessary public gatherings.  We also ask that you do not use barbecues, play equipment and outdoor gym equipment in the town parks and recreation areas.

 “We would like to encourage members of our community to keep practicing good hygiene and to continue to stay informed about COVID-19 through advice from the Department of Health. The situation is being reviewed daily and the Shire is taking measures to make sure that the community, visitors and staff are safe.” Shire President Liz Guidera said

If you have any queries, please call the Shire on 9821 9999 during normal office hours or visit our website

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