Local laws

Under the Local Government Act 1995 , the City of Fremantle Council is able to make local laws considered necessary for the good government of the district. A local law is invalid to the extent that it is inconsistent with any state or federal legislation.

The following local laws  are currently out for public comment.  More information on the local laws and lodging a submission may be found at My Say Freo

Local law

Public submission period

City of Fremantle Library Advisory Committee Repeal Local Law 2019

Closes 9 October 2019

Local laws

Gazetted local laws

The following local laws have recently been gazetted and will come into operation on the date listed:

Local law

Date of operation



Determinations and dog exercise and prohibited areas

Click here to view the register of determinations made under City of Fremantle Local Laws, and declared dog exercise and dogs prohibited areas.