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Wyndham councillor Intaj Khan pleads guilty

Wyndham councillor Intaj Khan has pleaded guilty to eight charges relating to the filing of interest returns in Sunshine Magistrates Court today.

The Local Government Inspectorate had charged Cr Khan on three counts of failing to disclose companies in which he held office during the return period; three counts of failing to disclose companies in which he held a financial interest; and two counts of failing to submit ordinary returns between February 2016 and February 2017.

The matter was heard today before Magistrate Therese McCarthy, who ordered written submissions from the prosecution and defence before considering potential sentencing.

Cr Khan will return to court on 12 July 2018.

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