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Electors are actively voting for those people they would prefer to represent them in their local communities, and over 250,000 voting packs have been completed and returned to the Commissions… read more

All the Local Government election packages (1,532,660) for the postal elections that the Commission are running, have now been produced and progressively lodged with Australia Post. Those the… read more

All the Local Government election packages (1,532,660) for the postal elections that the Commission are running, have now been produced and progressively lodged with Australia Post. Those the… read more

Voting packs for most country councils have now been lodged with Australia Post and should start to reach electors over the next few days.  Lodging of postal packages for Perth metropolitan electors… read more

Ballot papers, with candidate profiles, are now being printed for the 178 contested Local Government elections being held across the State. These elections have 964 candidates vying for 378 vacancies… read more

As of 4.00 pm this afternoon, Thursday 12 September, candidate nominations for the forthcoming local government ordinary elections have closed. Once Returning Officers have completed their draws for… read more

The nomination period for the 19 October 2019 local government ordinary elections opens today, Thursday 5 September.  Persons interested in standing for one of the 90 local governments for whom the… read more

The nomination period for the 19 October 2019 local government ordinary elections opens today, Thursday 5 September.  Persons interested in standing for one of the 90 local governments for whom the… read more

All West Australians are reminded that electoral rolls for this year’s local government ordinary elections will close at 5.00pm Friday 30 August 2019. Electors on the State electoral roll are… read more

At the coming local government elections, the Commission will be employing a number of casual staff on election day and/or night (Saturday, 19 October 2019) at particular local governments. The… read more