Council is continuing to monitor the evolving situation with COVID-19. Please see our dedicated webpage for up-to-date information on Council services and advice.

Local Government elections will be held between 8am – 6pm on Saturday 4 September 2021. Voting is compulsory for all electors.  Please click here to check your current details are up-to-date with the electoral commission.

For further information on the election, please refer to the NSW Electoral Commission website below resources:-

Additional Information for Candidates

For further information on how to become a Councillor please refer to Office of Local Government website below resources:-

Information for Female Candidates

The NSW Government is committed to increasing female representation on our local councils at the local government elections on 4 September 2021. Currently women represent only 31 per cent of all councillors serving on our 128 local councils across the State.

For more information, please refer to the below resources:

Key Dates for Women


Free Local Forum for Female Candidates

Prospective female candidates interested in running for the September 2021 Council elections are encouraged to attend local presentations hosted by the Australian Local Government Women’s Association NSW Branch (ALGWA NSW).

Details of the upcoming forums are available. Please refer to the below resources: