New Residents and Migrants

Welcome to the City of Cockburn

We are delighted you have chosen the City as your new home. See below for information on:

  • How to pay your rates
  • What’s on in your suburb
  • City events and attractions
  • Rubbish, waste and recycling
  • Community support services, and
  • How to register your pet.
Contact us

Free English Conversation Classes

Is English your second language? Would you like to practice and improve your English conversation skills in a safe and supportive place? Come along to any of our libraries and join in a free weekly informal English conversation class.

More information

Request a New Resident Information Pack

If you are a new resident or need more information about living in the City of Cockburn, contact us to receive a new resident information pack.

For a translation of the information on this page and more, please click through on the relevant language symbol found at the bottom of this page.

The City also offers an interpreter service which can be accessed on 13 14 50.

Email [email protected]

Phone 08 9411 3444



City of Cockburn
Whadjuk Boodja
9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

Office opening hours:
8.30am to 4.30pm
Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

Language Support

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Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.