Proposed Closure of Thoroughfare – Salter Road, Boyanup

Proposed Closure of Thoroughfare – Salter Road, Boyanup

In accordance with the Local Government Act 1995 Section 3.5, the Shire of Capel advises it is considering a proposal to close a portion of Salter Road, Boyanup for a period of 10 years.

The purpose of the closure is to facilitate required infrastructure upgrades by the Boyanup Saleyard operator, Western Australia Livestock Salesmen’s Association and ensure ongoing safe operations by limiting vehicle access to the site. The closure will be in effect for the term of the lease of the reserve.

The Shire of Capel requests public comment to assist in determining the proposed closure.

Plans setting out the area affected by the closure may be inspected at the Council Offices, Forrest Road, Capel during office hours or the Shire website

General enquires can be forwarded to Trent van Beem, Coordinator Assets and Technical, on 9727  0222 or

Submissions should be lodged in writing to the Chief Executive Officer, Shire of Capel, PO Box 369, Capel 6271 or by close of business Friday 22 July 2022.

Gordon MacMile

Chief Executive Officer

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