Mid Murray Council

Mid Murray Council

In the heart of South Australia's

Murraylands and Riverland Regions

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Council Elections 2018

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Council Elections are conducted every four years, the next will occur in November 2018. 

The rules for local government elections are set out in the Local Government (Elections) Act 1999, an act of the South Australian Parliament. To view the Act go to www.parliament.sa.gov.au

Voting is open to all eligible residents and ratepayers.  If you wish to vote you must have been enrolled by 5pm Friday 10 August 2018. 

Related Information Links

Check your enrolment on the House of Assembly Roll https://www.ecsa.sa.gov.au/enrolment/check-and-update-your-enrolment

Update enrolment on the House of Assembly Roll https://www.ecsa.sa.gov.au/enrolment/change-your-details 

Enrol on the House of Assembly Roll https://www.ecsa.sa.gov.au/enrolment/enrol-for-state-elections

For more information on enrolments for Council Elections https://www.lga.sa.gov.au/councilelections


Related Information Downloads

LGA 2018 Council Elections Brochure LGA 2018 Counci Elections Brochure(2334 kb)


Key Dates

Roll Close

5pm Friday 10 August 2018

Nominations Open

Tuesday 4 September 2018

Nominations Close

12 noon Tuesday 18 September 2018

Mail Out of Voting Materials

Monday 22 - Friday 26 October 2018

Close of Voting

5pm Friday 9 November 2018

Scrutiny & Count

Saturday 10 November 2018








Nomination for a Position on Council

If you are eligible to vote in the Mid Murray Council elections, you may be eligible to stand for a position on Council.

Nominations for a position on Council open Tuesday 4 September and close 12 noon Tuesday 18 September 2018.

Nomination packs are available from your local Council Office.

Visit:  Electoral Commission of South Australia - Nominate

Voting in the 2018 Council Elections

Voting in Council elections is carried out by post.

If you are on the State (House of Assembly) Electoral Roll or have completed an enrolment to join the Supplementary Roll, you will receive a voting pack in the mail in late October 2018.

Votes must be received before 5pm Friday 9 November 2018.




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