City of Perth Council

Mayors

Mayors Period Of Office
George Shenton 1880
S H Parker 1881
George Shenton 1882 - 1884
G Randell 1885
George Shenton 1886
Sir George Shenton 1887 - 1888
Dr E Scott 1889 - 1891
E Keane 1891
E Keane
S H Parker
1892
1892
Alexander Forrest 1893 -18 95
H J Saunders 1896 - 1897
Alexander Forrest 1898 - 1900
W Brookman
S H Parker
William T Loton
1901
1901 - 1902
Harry Brown 1903
Harry Brown 1904
Harry Brown 1905
Sydney Stubbs 1906 - 1907
T G A Molloy 1908 -1909
R P Vincent 1910
T G A Molloy 1911 - 1912
J H Prowse 1913 - 1914
John Nicholson 1915
Frank R Rea 1916 - 1917
William Lathlain 1918 - 1920
Sir William Lathlain 1921 - 1923
James T Franklin 1923 - 1927
Hon James T Franklin 1928 - 1929

 

Lord Mayors

Lord Mayors Period Of Office
Hon. James T Franklin 1929 ‑ 1930
Hon. Sir William Lathlain 1931 ‑ 1932
Hon. James T Franklin 1932 ‑ 1934
Joseph J Poynton 1934 ‑ 1937
Charles Harper 1937 ‑ 1939
Sir Thomas W Meagher 1939 ‑ 1945
Joseph Totterdell 1945 ‑ 1953 (Knighted 1953)
James Murray 1953 ‑ 1955
Harold R Howard 1955 ‑ 1964 (Knighted 1961)
Charles J B Veryard 1964 ‑ 1967
Thomas E Wardle 1967 ‑ 1972 (Knighted 1970)
Ernest Lee Steere 1972 ‑ 1978 (Knighted 1978)
Frederick C Chaney 1978 ‑ 1982 (Knighted 1982)
Michael A Michael 1982 ‑ 1988
Charles F Hopkins 1988 ‑ 1991
Reginald G Withers 1991 ‑ 1993
Dr Peter Nattrass 1995 – 2007
Lisa-Michelle Scaffidi 2007 – present

 

Town Clerks of Perth City Council / CEOs of City of Perth

Town Clerks/CEOs Period Of Office
T Farrelly 1858 ‑ 1864
J G Flindel 1864 ‑ 1865
T Smith 1865 ‑ 1869
George Lazenby 1869 ‑ 1881
W E Victor 1881 ‑ 1897
Harry E Petherick 1897 ‑ 1900
William E Bold 1900 ‑ 1944
W A (Allen) Mc Green 1944 ‑ 1966
G O (Ossie) Edwards 1966 ‑ 1981
Reginald F Dawson 1981 ‑ 1994
Garry Hunt
Chief Executive Officer
1995 ‑ 2002
Frank Edwards
Chief Executive Officer
2002 - 2012

Gary Stevenson 
Chief Executive Officer

2012 - 2016

Martin Mileham
Chief Executive Officer

2016

 

Perth Town Trust (1838 - 1858)

Chairman Period Of Office
G Leak 1838 ‑18 40
R Hinds 1841
W B Andrews 1842
Thomas Helms 1843 ‑ 1845
James Perkins 1846 ‑ 1848
Thomas Helms, D Scott 1849
H L Cole 1853
George Shenton 1854 ‑ 1855
George Shenton, L Leake 1856
George Shenton 1857 ‑ 1858

 

City of Perth Council

Chairman Period Of Office
H L Cole 1858‑1860
J G C Carr 1861 ‑ 1863
J G C Carr, A Hillman, G Hayson 1864
J G C Carr 1865 ‑ 1868
J G C Carr, G Glyde 1869
G Glyde 1870 ‑ 1873
G Randell 1874
George Shenton 1875 ‑ 1877
S H Parker 1878 ‑ 1879