Forms and Guides

2025 State Election

The next WA State Election will be held on Saturday 8 March 2025.

Changes to the Electoral Act 1907 and how they impact on political parties, Members of Parliament and third-party campaigners are detailed in this table below.

See the guidelines and forms for guidance on how to meet your obligations under the new laws.
 

User guidelines  Forms
1 Compliance of Registered Parties

State Campaign Account 
FD018

Disclosure of Political Contribution
FD008

Political Contribution Notice
FD009
ODS Donor template ODS Disclosure template 
2a What is a Political Contribution          
3 What is a State Campaign Account
 

State Campaign Account 
FD018

       
4 Electoral Expenditure
 
 
5 Third Parties
 
 
6 Members of Parliament
 
 

2021 State election 

Guides

Eligibility Guide for Membership of State Parliament (PDF, 830 KB)
Candidates Guide - Legislative Assembly (PDF, 847 KB)
Candidates Guide - Legislative Council (PDF, 722 KB)
Funding and Disclosure Guidelines (PDF, 1.05MB)
List of Streets Directory (PDF, 4.4 MB)

Nomination forms 

For candidates nominating directly with the Returning Officer:

RO017 – Nomination Form and Receipt - Legislative Assembly (PDF, 256KB)
RO19 – Nomination form and receipt - Legislative Council (PDF, 231 KB)

For candidates endorsed by registered political parties:

RO030 – Centralised nomination form - Legislative Assembly (PDF, 793 KB)
RO028 – Party nomination form - Legislative Council (PDF, 793 KB)

RO18 – Application for registered political party name to be printed on the ballot papers – Legislative Assembly (PDF, 1,333 KB)
RO32 – Application for registered political party name to be printed on the ballot papers – Legislative Council (PDF, 37 KB)
RO020 – Supplementary nomination details for candidates and groups – Legislative Council (PDF,231 KB)
RO021 – Withdrawal of claim for grouping of candidates – Legislative Council (PDF, 41 KB)
HO002 - Party Nominations Lodgement Form and Receipt - Legislative Assembly (PDF, 838KB)
HO003 - Party Nomination Lodgement Form and Receipt - Legislative Council (PDF, 111 KB)

Scrutineers

Scrutineers appointment and declaration form (PDF, 40 KB)

Disclosure forms

FD008 - Disclosure of Political Contribution (PDF, 836 KB)
FD009 – Political Contributions Notice (PDF, 890 KB)
ODS Donor template
ODS Disclosure template 

Election-related disclosure forms

FD06 – Disclosure of gifts and expenditure by a candidate (PDF, 146 KB)
FD07 – Disclosure of gifts and expenditure by a group in the Legislative Council (PDF, 142 KB)
FD008 - Disclosure of Political Contribution (PDF, 836 KB)
FD009 – Political Contributions Notice (PDF, 890 KB)
FD10 – Disclosure of expenditure by a political party (PDF, 144 KB)
FD018 - State Campaign Account details (PDF 823 KB)
FD019 - State Campaign Account Annual Return (PDF, 823 KB)