Town of Victoria Park 2023 election results

Published on Monday, 23 October 2023 at 12:16:40 PM

The Town’s Local Government Elections were held on Saturday 21 October, with the vote count conducted by the Returning Officer at the Town’s Administration building. The full results can be found on the WA Electoral Commission website  or via the official notice found here

In addition to Mayor, there were five Councillor positions to be filled in this year’s elections.

  • Councillor (Banksia Ward) – 3 positions (2x 4-year terms, 1x 2-year term)
  • Councillor (Jarrah Ward) – 2 positions (4-year terms)

Find a summary of the results below:



There were three candidates contesting the position of Mayor

VERNON, Karen was re-elected – 4-year term until 2027



There were seven candidates contesting the three available positions.

ANDERSON, Claire was re-elected first – 4-year term until 2027

MELROSA, Peter was elected second – 4-year term until 2027

MILES, Lindsay was elected third – 2-year term until 2025



There were six candidates contesting the two available positions.

MINSON, Daniel was elected first – 4-year term until 2027

CROESER, Sky was elected second – 4-year term until 2027


Thank you to outgoing councillors Wilfred Hendriks, Jesvin Karimi and Vicki Potter (did not contest) for representing our community. We wish them all the best for the future.

Election of the Deputy Mayor and nominations of Council Member representatives to various committees and advisory and working groups will occur Monday 30 October.

Local government elections are held every two years, on the third Saturday in October.

The Mayor and Council Members are each elected for four-year terms, with half of the elected members being elected every biennial election.

The Town of Victoria Park Council is made up of nine Elected Members:

  • Mayor - represents the entire district;
  • Council Members – Banksia Ward(4); and
  • Council Members – Jarrah Ward (4).

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