Local government ordinary elections are held on the third Saturday in October every two years.
Elections are held by postal vote using the ‘first past the post voting system’. This means the candidate with the highest number of votes wins.
The next local government ordinary elections will be held on 21 October 2023.
The results of previous elections are available at www.elections.wa.gov.au
Details the role of the Mayor and Councillors.
Information on how you can enrol to vote.
Information on how to nominate as a candidate for local government elections.
Information on the disclosure of electoral gift requirements and the register.
Information on how to vote in local government elections.