Under the Local Government Act 1995 (the Act) if a person is not happy with certain decisions made by the City they may be able to object through the City of Mandurah, or apply for a review through the State Administrative Tribunal (SAT).

To guide the City's decision making a Prosecution Guideline has been prepared to support decisions in relation to prosecutions of the Acts, Regulations and Local Laws administered by the City of Mandurah to ensure they are being applied impartially, transparently and in a fair and consistent manner. 

City of Mandurah Prosecution Guidelines 

The Objections and Review flowchart sets out the types of decisions which a person may be able to object to or seek a review of.

Flow Chart – Objections and Review


To submit an objection to the City you must complete a ‘Form 4 – Objection’ and send to council@mandurah.wa.gov.au or City of Mandurah, 3 Peel Street, Mandurah WA 6210, within 28 days of the decision to which you are objecting being made. If you submit your objection after this time your objection will not be accepted.

Form 4 – Objection

Review through SAT

You can find more information about how to make an application for a review through SAT at: https://www.sat.justice.wa.gov.au. Note strict time limits apply. Review applications must generally be submitted to SAT within 42 days of the decision being made, however, other time limits may also apply depending on the circumstances.

Other Decisions

The Objection and Review processes outlined above only apply to certain decisions made under the Act and the City’s Local Laws. For more information about review options that apply to decisions made under other legislation please contact council@mandurah.wa.gov.au.

Application to Withdraw Infringement Notice Or Extend Time to Pay

If you have received an infringement notice and wish to apply to extend the time in which you have to pay the infringement amount, or to withdraw the infringement, you can submit the form below to ranger.admin@mandurah.wa.gov.au

Infringement Request for Withdrawal Form

Infringement Request for Extension of Time to Pay Form

Flowchart – Infringement Notice


The information provided on this page is not intended to constitute legal advice.  You should seek your own advice in relation to your particular circumstances.