List of mayors of Belmont

This is a list of mayors of the City of Belmont in Perth, Western Australia, and its predecessors.

Belmont was originally established on 2 December 1898 as a road board with a chairman and councillors under the District Roads Act 1871. It was renamed "Belmont Park Road District" on 4 October 1907. With the passage of the Local Government Act 1960, all road districts became Shires, with a president and councillors, effective 1 July 1961. On 17 February 1979, the Shire of Belmont became a City, with a mayor and councillors.[1][2]

Belmont Park Road DistrictEdit

Chairman Term
John Handron-Smith 1899–1900
H. G. Duncan 1900–1906
R. C. Plant 1906–1908
E. J. Hayes 1908–1909
J. O. Fisher 1909–1910
H. G. Duncan 1910–1911
Albert Ernest Rowe 1911-1912
J. O. Fisher 1912–1916
E. C. Standing 1916
P. D. Mulligan 1916–1917
J. J. Austin 1917–1918
L. T. Garvey 1918–1919
Albert Ernest Rowe 1919–1921
M. S. Wake 1921–1923
Donald McLachlan 1923–1927
Albert Ernest Rowe 1927–1929
F. Piercey 1929–1930
Albert Ernest Rowe 1930–1938
Donald McLachlan 1938–1942
W. A. Walsh 1942–1943
Albert Ernest Rowe 1943–1944
C. M. Forster 1944–1946
Francis David Wilson 1946–1951
Robert Henry Selby 1951–1955
Francis David Wilson 1956–1957
Robert Henry Selby 1957–1958
Patrick John Faulkner 1958–1960
R. F. W. Cracknell 1960–1961
Patrick John Faulkner 1961

Shire of BelmontEdit

President Term
Patrick John Faulkner 1961–1962
B. A. M. Clayden 1962–1964
J. Sissons 1964–1966
R. F. W. Cracknell 1966–1967
F. D. Wilson 1967–1968
E. J. Miles 1968–1969
R. E. Ellery 1969–1971
B. A. M. Clayden 1971–1973
H. J. Wheatley 1973–1975
T. H. Henderson 1975–1977
Fred Rae 1977–1979

City of BelmontEdit

Mayor Term
Fred Rae 1979–1987
Peggy Parkin 1987–1994
Peter Passeri 1994–2005
Glenys Godfrey 2005–2013
Phil Marks 2013–present

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ WA Electoral Commission, Municipality Boundary Amendments Register (release 3.0), 31 July 2007.
  2. ^ "Local Government Act 1960-1978 - Order in Council (per LG. BL-1-10)". Western Australia Government Gazette. 22 December 1978. p. 1978:4778.
  • Laurie, Maxine (1999). Ever flowing forward : the story of Belmont. City of Belmont. pp. 438–439. ISBN 0-646-37227-0.