Current Elections



Local Government Election timelines
24 February 2021 Local Government Extraordinary Election timeline (Shire of East Pilbara) (PDF 22.6KB)
26 February 2021 Local Government Extraordinary Election timeline (Shire of Chittering) (PDF 22.6KB)
26 February 2021 Local Government Extraordinary Election timeline (City of Karratha) (PDF 45.2KB)
26 February 2021 Local Government Extraordinary Election timeline (City of Nedlands) (PDF 23.1KB)
5 March 2021 Local Government Extraordinary Election timeline (Shire of Menzies) (PDF 20.5KB)

How to nominate
To nominate as a candidate, it is recommended to use the Nomination Builder. Watch our step by step video for instructions on how to use Nomination Builder.

The Nomination Builder tool will be available for use by prospective candidates to commence developing their profile several weeks prior to the opening of nominations.

Nomination open dates
For the 24 February 2021 local government extraordinary election, candidate nominations will open on Monday 11 January 2021.
For the 26 February 2021 local government extraordinary elections, candidate nominations will open on Wednesday 13 January 2021.
For the 5 March 2021 local government extraordinary election, candidate nominations will open on Wednesday 20 January 2021.

Nominations cannot be lodged with the appointed Returning Officer before these dates.

Nomination closing dates
Nominations for the 24 February 2021 election close at 4.00pm Monday 18 January 2021.
Nominations for the 26 February 2021 elections close at 4.00pm Wednesday 20 January 2021.
Nominations for the 5 March 2021 election close at 4.00pm Wednesday 27 January 2021.