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Departmental Circular 21 2017

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Local governments may request that the public holiday be celebrated on an alternative date of significance within their districts, in lieu of the date proclaimed as the public holiday for the rest of the State.

Local governments interested in having an alternative date declared for the Queen's Birthday public holiday in 2018 should provide a written request which contains:

  1. the boundaries of the area that will be affected by the change (if it is other than the local government's boundary); and
  2. the reason/s for the alternative date and the consultation proves undertaken.

    Written requests should be submitted no later than Friday 1 December 2017 to:

    Christina Eftos
    Private Sector Directorate, Labour Relations
    Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
    Locked Bag 14, Cloisters Square
    PERTH WA 6850

Duncan Ord OAM
Director General
23 November 2017


Page reviewed 27 February 2023