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Key dates

The next local council election is in November 2022.


Enrolment closes

Enrol to vote in your council elections. Enrol now or check your enrolment details online.

5:00pm, Friday 29 July

Nominations opens

Interested in running for council? You will need to nominate to become a candidate before you can start campaigning your candidacy.

Tuesday 23 August

Nominations closes

You must submit your nomination before the deadline.

12:00pm, Tuesday 6 September

Voting opens

Ballot packs will be sent to the mailing address included on your enrolment Form. Keep an eye out for it in the mail! Instructions and guides on how to vote are included in the ballot pack.

Friday 14 October to Thursday 20 October

Voting closes

You must return your ballot papers so they reach the electoral commission before this deadline.

5:00pm, Thursday 10 November

Scrutiny and count

Counting begins and results are posted progressively to the ECSA website.

9:00am, Saturday 12 November