City of Nedlands Extraordinary Election 2020 - Hollywood Ward

The extraordinary Local government election to fill the Hollywood Ward vacancy will be held on Friday 13 March 2020.

Owners and occupiers not on the State Electoral Roll for their property within the City may be eligible to enrol on the City’s Owners and Occupiers Roll. Enrolments close at 5pm on 23 January 2020. 

More information on nominating for Council or applying to be on the Owners and Occupiers Roll can be found at nedlands.wa.gov.au

While voting in a local government election is not compulsory in Western Australia, all electors are strongly encouraged to vote. 

The City of Nedlands extraordinary election will be administered by the Western Australian Electoral Commission and will be conducted by postal vote. All eligible electors must be enrolled to receive their postal voting package. Packages are sent out 3 weeks prior to the election. For more information on voting in the local government elections, visit the  Electoral Commission’s website.  

2020 Extraordinary Election Candidates

Hollywood Ward Councillor

To be advised.

Information for extraordinary election candidates 

The term of office for this position will end on the 16th October 2021.

Electors who wish to nominate as a candidate for Councillor in this Extraordinary Local Government election must complete a valid nomination application and present it to the Returning Officer before nominations close. The Returning Officer is available to take your nominations. Nominations open on 29 January 2020 and close on 5 February 2019 and can be done by appointment with the Returning Officer Mary Petrou on 0414 895 196.

For more information about nominating as a candidate, visit the Electoral Commission’s website or see the below document – Call for Nominations

Local government candidate induction

New laws have been introduced which makes it compulsory for all candidates nominating in a local government election to complete the department’s online induction.
You will be asked to declare that you have completed the online induction when filling out your nomination form. It is an offence to make false or misleading statements on the nomination form.

At the end of the induction you will need to fill in your details to register your completion. Please make sure you press the registration button at the end or your completion will not be registered. You should receive an email confirming you have completed the induction. Please keep this for your own records.

The induction should take no longer than one hour to complete.

Complete the local government candidate induction here.

 

Documents 
Extraordinary Election Timeline 2019/20

Documents

Extraordinary Election Timeline 2019/20