Extraordinary Election

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Shire of Beverley

Local Government Extraordinary Election

Friday 21 January 2022

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

Nominations are called for the Local Government Extraordinary Election to be held on Friday 21 January 2022 to fill one (1) 2-year term .

To be a Councillor, you would be involved in running an organisation with the responsibility of making decisions that have a major impact on our lifestyle. As a representative of your community you will find the role enjoyable, challenging and stimulating with involvement in matters as diverse as recreation, strategic planning, the environment, financial planning, town planning, youth, roads and many more.

 

Vacancies

DISTRICT          One vacancy                   One 2 year term

 

Who is eligible?

Any person who is an Australian Citizen over the age of 18 years who is an elector of the district and is not disqualified under the Local Government Act 1995 may nominate for council.

 

Prior to nominating, a candidate must complete Local Government Candidate Induction online through the Department of Local Government, Sport and Communities website. You require an email address to complete the induction.

 

https://www.dlgsc.wa.gov.au/local-government/local-governments/council-elections/induction-for-prospective-candidates

 

 

When to nominate

Nominations open on Wednesday 8 December 2021 and close at 4.00pm sharp on Wednesday 15 December 2021.

 

Where to nominate

At the Shire of Beverley Office, 136 Vincent Street, Beverley.

The Office is open from 8:30am – 4:00pm

 

Nominations must be to the Returning Officer (CEO) on a prescribed form that is available from the Shire Office.

An $80 nomination deposit is required as well as a profile of the candidate consisting of no more than 800 words. You can include a recent passport sized photo of the candidate’s head or head and shoulders if you wish.

If unable to personally attend to nominate, an authorised agent can do this on a candidate’s behalf.

For more information contact CEO Stephen Gollan, a nomination pack is available from the Shire Office.

Stephen Gollan

Chief Executive officer

(Returning Officer)

Event Details

Venue: Shire Administration Building

Enquiries

Contact: Stephen Gollan

Position: Returning Officer

Phone: 9646 1200

Event Date(s)

  • Wednesday 8th December 2021

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