Nestling in the rural heartland of the Great Southern region, historic Kojonup is more than just a gateway to the beautiful South.

Welcome to the Shire of Kojonup – One Community, Many Choices.

Community Strategic Plan & Corporate Business Plan

So where is the town of Kojonup headed for the next ten years? Check out the Shire’s “Community Strategic Plan – Kojonup 2027+ ‘Smart Possibilities'” developed with community members of Kojonup for Kojonup. Further to this, how the Shire plans to carry out the strategic goals in it’s plan is outlined into the “Corporate Business Plan – Kojonup 2021+ ‘Smart Implementation'” which covers the next four years to 2021.

Click here to view the Community Strategic Plan or here for the Corporate Business Plan.

2019 Local Government Elections

Election Type Name of Person Elected Votes Received Appointment Term Expires
DISTRICT WEBB, Felicity 388 ELECTED 21 October 2023
WIERINGA, Cindy 335 ELECTED 21 October 2023
GALE, Kevin 302 ELECTED 21 October 2023
SINGH, Parminder 280 ELECTED 21 October 2023
PEDLER, Ian 170


Total Votes:                                                             411

Informal Vote:                                                            1

Total Valid Votes:                                                  401

There was 31.5% of eligible votes cast.



The prohibited burning period commences on 4 November 2019 and will continue to 14 February 2020. That means, no fires may be lit without the express permission of the Chief Bush Fire Control Officer. The Shire Council has authority to extend this date and you should consult with your local Fire Control Officer or ring the hotline on 9831 0145.

Please consult the 2019-2020 Fire Break Order for more information. If you don’t have a copy of the order, call into the Shire Administration office and collect a copy.


The Shire of Kojonup produces a fortnightly newsletter publication called ENews. This publication includes news from the Shire President, Library and Springhaven Frail Aged Lodge, a list of Upcoming Road Works plus we let you know about services coming to Kojonup, give notice of upcoming Council Meetings and events and a wide range of other news about the Shire’s services. If you would like to view this, click here.

Alternatively, sign up to receive a copy of the news fortnightly by registering at the Shire Officer or emailing


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We respect the past and are planning and promoting today as well as tomorrow.