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Libby Mettam has been officially endorsed as the Liberal candidate for the Vasse by-election on Saturday 18 October.

"I am proud to be endorsed as part of the Liberal team which has delivered so much for the South West region and look forward to expanding on that solid foundation,” Libby Mettam said.

“This election campaign is about who can continue to deliver a better deal for the electorate of Vasse. Like Troy Buswell, I believe the best way to do that is by being a part of the Liberal-led State Government.

“As a Liberal, if elected I will have direct access to the decision makers that matter. I have already met with the Premier to discuss some of the key issues affecting our electorate and I look forward to the Premier joining me later this week in Vasse.

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Western Australian tenants will be able to manage their tenancy at the click of a button thanks to a new smartphone app launched today.

Commerce Minister Michael Mischin said the free app would help tenants easily calculate the maximum amount they might have to pay a landlord before moving in and save photos of the mandatory property condition reports, rental receipts and items that needed repair.

“The app will set reminders for paying rent, routine inspections and giving proper notice before moving out,” Mr Mischin said.

“Users can keep track of the constant payment deadlines, appointments and proper notice periods.  Whether you want to quickly find out about rent increases, getting your bond back or what to do with a breach notice, the app provides simple advice about it all.”

The app features a range of pre-set reminders that synchronise with users’ calendars, and reminds tenants about: