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Sector News submission form

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Sector News submission form


WACOSS Sector News is a fortnightly electronic newsletter sharing information, resources, job opportunities, events, and stories of interest from the community sector in WA. We will also include our submissions, advocacy work, media, and upcoming events. Subscribe now and stay up to date with the latest news, training events and movements from the Western Australian Community Services Sector.

Member organisations can share news and events for free. To share news or promote an event please complete the Sector News Article Submission Form below a minimum of three business days before the scheduled publication date – see below.

Submission Dates
eNews edition Submissions Due by COB eNews publication date
Sector News 483 Friday 8 January 2021 Wednesday 13 January 2021
Sector News 484 Friday 22 January 2021 Wednesday 27 January 2021
Sector News 485 Friday 5 February 2021 Wednesday 10 February 2021
Sector News 486 Friday 26 February 2021 Wednesday 3 March 2021
Article Submission Fees

Please note prices do not include GST.

Submission Type Organisational
Member Fee
Non-Member and Individual Member Fee
Article $0.00 $50.00
Free Event $0.00 $50.00
Charged Event $0.00 $100.00

Sector News submission form

To submit an article in the the Sector News please complete the Article Submission form below a minimum of three business days before the scheduled publication date.

    Membership Number (if applicable - non-members and individual members will be charged an article submission fee)

    Article Title

    Required publication dates

    Article text

    Link to event/news/research

    Upload image (optional)

    Note: This image may or may not be used. Use a png, gif or jpeg format image.

    Your Details

    First Name

    Last Name



    Billing Address

    Not applicable for member organisations

    Street Address




    Yes, I have read and understood the submission policies

    Submission Policies

    1. WACOSS organisational members can submit articles and events for promotion in the Sector News at no charge
    2. WACOSS Individual members can promote articles and events in the Sector News at a fee – see fee schedule above.
    3. Non-members can promote articles and events in the Sector News at a fee – see fee schedule above.
    4. Each article or event can be published in a maximum of two publications, dates must be specified at the point of submission.
    5. Member Organisations can promote a maximum of 12 individual training or events in a calendar year for free. Each training or event will not be promoted more than one month before the scheduled date of the training or event.
    6. All training and events must be submitted as an individual story.
    7. Only articles and events deemed of value to the readership will be published. Editorial decisions will be made if content isn’t deemed appropriate.
    8. WACOSS reserves the right to alter the language of articles and events submitted where the alternation does not change the intent or meaning of the story or event.
    9. All submissions must be received by COB the three business days prior to the publication date – see publication schedule above.
    10. Non-members with a story of community interest can request for inclusion in the Sector News at no charge.  Requests are to be made directly to the Communications Officer via [email protected] at least three business days prior to the publication date.
    11. All article submissions must be accompanied by a link (i.e. must be uploaded on the web already).