Avon Regional Organisation of Councils (AROC)

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AROC stands for "Avon Regional Organisation of Councils."   

Some basic facts are as follows:

Regional Population:   approx.23,671

Area:                              approx. 10,600 sq km

Year of Formation:       1999

AROC MOU(PDF, 18MB)

AROC Member Councils

Toodyay, Goomalling, Northam, Dowerin, York and Victoria Plains

Shire  CEO   Shire President   Deputies
 Toodyay Mr Stan Scott Cr Brian Rayner  Cr Therese Chitty
 Goomalling Mr Peter Bentley Cr Barry Haywood      Cr Rolly Van Gelderen
 Northam Mr Jason Whiteaker      Cr Chris Antonio Cr Michael Ryan
 Dowerin Mrs Rebecca McCall Cr Darrel Hudson  Cr Lindsay Hagboom
 Victoria Plains      Ms Glenda Teede Cr David Lovelock  Cr Stephanie Penn
 York Mr Paul Martin Cr David Wallace  Cr Denese Smythe

 

AROC Vision

To work cooperatively for the benefit of the region and well-being of the community.

AROC Business

Strategic land use planning; Tourism management and promotion of the regional area; Socioeconomic, environmental and natural resource planning; waste management; Seniors accommodation solutions; centralised information technology and rating systems.

Agendas and Minutes

AROC Meetings are not open to the public however Agendas and Minutes are posted in the public arena.  

Links (to Member Councils)

Shire of Toodyay Council Website / Visitor Centre website

Shire of Goomalling Council Website Visitor Centre website

Shire of Northam Council Website Visitor Centre website

Shire of Dowerin Council Website 

Shire of Victoria Plains Council Website / Visitor Centre website

Shire of York Council Website / Visitor Centre website

Contact Details - Secretariat

Avon Regional Organisation of Councils (AROC)
C/- Shire of Toodyay
PO Box 96
TOODYAY WA 6566

Telephone: (08) 9574 9305
Email:  records@toodyay.wa.gov.au