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Earthquake Design Criteria

The Shire of Tammin is located within a defined earthquake zone. All new buildings must be engineer designed to meet the criteria set out in Australian Standard 1170 – Earthquake Loads.

The Shire of Tammin can assist with information relating to the design requirements once the type of construction is known.

Plans of buildings to be constructed are required to be submitted when construction is within the town-sites and additionally on farms for dwellings. Farm outbuildings are exempt from the requirements of a licence providing they are used solely for the purposes of farm storage and are not an office.

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  • 2019 Local Government Ordinary Election

    Key Dates
    Close of roll: 5.00pm Friday 30 August 2019
    Nominations Open: Thursday 5 September 2019 (Nomination period is open for 8 days)
    Nominations Close: 4.00pm 12 September 2019
    Election Day: Saturday 19 October 2019

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