REGISTER OF INTERESTS 2022-2023

n accordance with the Local Government Legislation Amendment Act 2019,  the legislation requires the entire Register of Financial Interests to be published on the local government's website.

Section 5.88(2) requires that the Register contains:

  • Primary (s5.75) and Annual Returns (s5.76) only for current relevant persons (i.e. Council Members and Designated employees) (subject to s5.88(3) and
  • Elected member direct financial , indirect financial and proximity interests disclosed at meetings (s5.65) and
  • Employee direct financial, indirect financial and proximity interests disclosed relating to delegated authority (s5.71) and
  • Will require the CEO to disclose interests relating to gifts in accordance with advice or reports provided directly or indirectly to the council or a committee (s5.71A)

Note the register contains disclosures made since January 2016 and will be updated on a monthly basis. 

Declaration Register
Meeting Date Name of Relevant Person Declaring an Interest Meeting Type Item relating to Interest Nature of Interest
20/09/2022 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.3.1 Tender 1 -22/23 โ€“ Bitumenous Products - Tender 1 -22/23 โ€“ Bitumenous Products Cr Geier declared a Closely Association Person and Impartiality as he is related to an employee of one of the Tenderers
18/08/2022 Mr Bill Price - CEO Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.4 Appointment of Acting Chief Executive Office - Appointment of Acting Chief Executive Office CEO Bill Price declared a Closely Association Person and Impartiality Interest in item -9.1.4 is the Current CEO Officer in Question request a acting position for current leave.
21/07/2022 Cr Ross Della Bosca Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.4.1 - Panning Application, Amalgamations of various lots Westonia Financial Interest as Cr Della Bosca is the owner of one of the properties being discussed
21/07/2022 Mr Bill Price CEO Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.4 - Panning Application, Amalgamations of various lots Westonia Financial Interest as Mr Bill Price CEO is an owner of one of the properties being discussed
23/06/2022 Cr Renae Corsini Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.4.1 Planning Application - Planning Application Subdivision Lots 155 Boodarockin Road Financial interest as Cr Corsini is the joint owner of the property in question
19/05/2022 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.4 Corporate Structure Administration Review - Corporate Structure Administration Review Closely Association Person and Impartiality Interest, Cr Geierโ€™s wife will be affected by the decision
28/04/2022 Mr Bill Price CEO Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.4.1 - Land Acquisition Portion Lots 132 & 133 Diorite Street Westonia Financial Interest as Bill Price is the owner of the Property in question.
17/03/2022 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.2.2 Merredin & Districts Junior Football Asso - 9.2.2 Merredin & Districts Junior Football Association (Colts) As his son is playing in the MDJFA (Colts) competition Closely Association Person and Impartiality
17/03/2022 Cr Bill Huxtable Ordinary Council Meeting Item 11.1.1 Aksara Pty Ltd- Proposed Upgrade - 11.1.1 Aksara Pty Ltd- Proposed Upgrade of the Carrabin Roadhouse as Cr Huxtable is the Current owner/Seller of the property. Financial Interest
17/02/2022 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.5 Vehicle Allocations - Vehicle Allocations - Cr Geier's wife will be affected by the decision Closely Association Person and Impartially Interest as Cr Geier's wife will be affected by the decision
17/02/2022 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.4.1 Ramelius Resources- Proposed Camp Amendments - Ramelius Resources- Proposed Camp Amendments Closely Association Person And Impartiality Interest as Cr Geier is an employee of the company
16/12/2021 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.1 CEO Recruitment - 9.1.1 CEO Recruitment Closely Association Person and Impartiality as CR Geiers wife was an applicant.
18/11/2021 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.4.1 ML Geier- Oversized Shed - ML Geier- Oversized Shed Closely Association person and impartiality- Cr Geier is son of the applicant
19/10/2021 Cr Ross Della Bosca Ordinary Council Meeting Item 13.1.1 Westonia Airstrip- Bulk Water Access - 13.1.1 Westonia Airstrip- Bulk Water Access - Cr Della Bosca owns the adjacent land Proximity Interest
16/09/2021 Mr Jamie Criddle, CEO Ordinary Council Meeting Item 11.1.1 CEO Contract - CEO Contract Financial Interest being CEO is the officer in question.
24/08/2021 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.3.1 Tender 2-21/22 Bituminous Products - 9.3.1 Tender 2-21/22 Bituminous Products CR Geier is related to an employee of one of the Tenderers Closely Association Person and Impartiality
22/07/2021 Cr Ross Della Bosca Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.5 Sale of Land - 9.1.5 Sale of Land Cr Della Bosca is the purchaser of the block Closely Associated person and Impartiality
01/07/2021 Mr Jamie Criddle, CEO Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.7- CEO Performance Review - 9.1.7- CEO Performance Review - Officer in question. Financial
01/07/2021 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.2.1 Ramelius Resources- Boodarockin Rd Review - 9.2.1 Ramelius Resources- Boodarockin Rd Cartage Review, Cr Geier works for the company in question Closely Association Person and Impartiality
20/05/2021 Mr Jamie Criddle, CEO Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.4 Council contributions to Superannuation Poli - 9.1.4 Council contributions to Superannuation Policy The Author declares Financial Interest that requires disclosure as the officer is potentially impacted by adoption or variation of the standards Financial Interest
20/05/2021 Mr Jamie Criddle, CEO Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.6 CEO Review Process - 9.1.6 CEO Review Process, The Author is the Officer in Question Financial Interest
20/05/2021 Cr Ross Della Bosca Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.7 Westonia Airstrip Purchase - 9.1.7 Westonia Airstrip Purchase Cr Ross Della Bosca is the owner of the property Financial Interest
20/05/2021 Cr Ross Della Bosca Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.8 Westonia Golf Club Purchase - 9.1.8 Westonia Golf Club Purchase Cr Ross Della Bosca is the Owner of the property Financial Interest
20/05/2021 Mr Jamie Criddle, CEO Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.8 Westonia Golf Club Purchase - 9.1.8 Westonia Golf Club Purchase The Author is the president of the Golf Club Closely Association Person And Impartiality interest
20/05/2021 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.4 Council contributions to Superannuation - 9.1.4 Council contributions to Superannuation Policy Cr Daimon Geier as his wife is affected by the decision. Closely Association Person And Impartiality interest
22/04/2021 Mr Jamie Criddle, CEO Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.5 Model Standards for CEO - 9.1.5 Model Standards for CEO Recruitment, performance and Termination. The Author declares an Impartiality and Financial Interest that requires disclosure as the officer is potentially impacted by adoption or variation of the standards. Closely Association Person and Impartiality
22/04/2021 Mr Jamie Criddle, CEO Ordinary Council Meeting Item 11.3 Merredin Colts- Use of community Bus - 11.3 Merredin Colts- Use of Westonia Community Bus. Jamie Criddle is the President of Merredin Colts Association. Closely Association Person and Impartiality
22/04/2021 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.2.1 Application to clear Native Vegetation - 9.2.1 Application to clear Native Vegetation- Ramelius Resources Cr Daimon Geier is an employee of proponent. Financial Interest
17/12/2020 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 11.2 Seed Collection Ramelius Resources - 11.2 Seed Collection Ramelius Resources- Cr Daimon Geier a closely association person and impartiality, Cr Geier works for Ramelius Resources Closely Association Person and Impartiality
17/09/2020 Cr Daimon Geier Ordinary Council Meeting Item 9.1.6 Ramelius Resources โ€“ Tampia Mine Cartage - Cr Daimon Geier declared a Closely Association Person and Impartiality in item - 9.1.6 Ramelius Resources โ€“ Tampia Mine Cartage Route as he Works for Ramelius Resources Closely Association Person and Impartiality
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