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The results of all 90 local government elections conducted by the WA Electoral Commission have been declared. There were a number of close counts which required recounts to be conducted and… read more

Returning Officers across WA have now completed the 2019 Local Government election counts. Results can be found here. The counting of Councillor ballot papers for the City of Greater Geraldton will… read more

79 Electoral Commission Returning Officers across Western Australia are now conducting ballot paper counts for the various mayoral & ward elections or referenda counts in the 2019 Local… read more

The Commission has received its last delivery of voting packs from Australia Post this morning. If you still have your voting pack and want to have your say in your Local Government elections take… read more

It is now too late for electors to post their voting packs in the Local Government elections back to the Electoral Commission. For those people who haven’t posted them, and want to have a say about… read more

Counting of votes for the Local Government elections commences at 6pm this Saturday across the State.  If you haven’t posted your voting pack back to the Commission yet then it may be too late for… read more

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