Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

To enable dynamic and inclusive communities and support the WA economy through effective regulation and the facilitation of outstanding sporting and cultural experiences and opportunities.
Last updated: 25 March 2022

What we do

The department works collaboratively with government, community organisations, peak bodies and other stakeholders to achieve our vision of creating a vibrant, inclusive and connected WA community. To find out more, visit:


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The department makes documents available for public access in line with the Freedom of Information Act 1992.

The Freedom of Information Act 1992 gives the public a right to access documents held by State and local government agencies, including the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries, subject to some limitations.

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