Elections and Voting


Council Elections are held in October every four years; the next election will be in October 2020.

Do I need to enrol and vote?

You only have one voting entitlement per Council, no matter how many properties you own or occupy.

If you are an Australian citizen who lives in Victoria you can check your enrolment details online at vec.vic.gov.au/Enrolment at any time.

If you think you might have a council-administered voting entitlement, contact Council staff on 5358 87800.

How do I vote in a local council election?

All council election information can be found on the Victoria Electoral Commission (VEC) website. Should you have any other enquiries regarding the election contact 1300 598 204.

Who are my local councillors?

Details about currently elected councillors can be found here.

Election Campaign Donations

The Local Government Act 1989 requires that the Chief Executive Officer publish a summary of Campaign Donation Returns(PDF, 55KB) which details campaign donations/gifts received.