Skip Navigation LinksHome > About Us


Last updated: 3/07/2017 8:17 PM
facebook icon
email icon print icon

Machinery of Government changes

On 1 July 2017, the Department of Local Government and Communities' functions were transitioned to two new departments.

Local government and Office of Multicultural Interests' functions now form part of the new Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries.

Community services' functions, including seniors, volunteering, youth, veterans' issues, women's interests, and the education and care regulatory unit now form part of the new Department of Communities.

During the transition phase, you can continue to access our services and information through and

For the WA Seniors Card go to

For media queries about both departments email