The large majority of the street lighting network in the Council district is owned and maintained by ETSA utilities.
Council pay the annual lighting cost for the running of street lights on Council roads, however maintenance of the lights (i.e. replacement/repair) is undertaken by qualified ETSA personnel.
Any faults should be directed to:
All Faulty Street Lights can be reported to ETSA by:
Telephone 13 13 66
Fax (08) 8404 5187
Requests for the installation of new street lighting should be directed to Council's Engineering Department. The request should detail:
Council reviews the street lighting request against a number of criteria in line with Council's Street Lighting Policy to assess the merit of the request. The policy can be downloaded below:
If the request has merit then the request if then lodged with ETSA for detailed design and assessment.
The process can take up to 6 months of the request is warranted.