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This strategy document outlines the Western Australian Electoral Commission's broad aims and expectations in conducting the 2021 State General Election as well as key service level commitments and… read more

For a complete run down of the 90 local government ordinary elections managed by the Commission in 2019, check out the summary report. The report contains a wealth of comparative statistical… read more

The public funding figure has been updated for the 2020–2021 financial year to $1.96699. As at 1 July 2020, the figure used to calculate the reimbursement of election funding has been adjusted (… read more

The next State General Election is scheduled to be held on Saturday 13 March 2021.  The WA Electoral Commission is currently planning for the event. At the same time the Commission is monitoring… read more

The next State general election is planned for Saturday 13 March 2021. This will be the third State election since amendments to the Electoral Act 1907 in 2011, which fixed general elections for both… read more

Operations have returned to normal for the WA Electoral Commission. If you have a query and don’t wish to visit our main office please contact us at or telephone 1363 06. The… read more

The Commission continues to monitor the pandemic situation and advice from health authorities. If you have an enrolment or other query please contact us online or via telephone 13… read more

As a precautionary measure to help minimise the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the public and our staff and to help us deliver our important services, the WAEC office in the city is currently… read more

To our valued stakeholders and customers During the current COVID-19 pandemic we are endeavouring to continue to provide business as usual but in line with advice from health authorities concerning… read more

The Commission is presently conducting a number of extraordinary postal elections for local governments in both regional WA and the Perth metro area. A number of circumstances can result in an… read more