Information for Candidates

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It has been announced that the NSW Local Government Election will be held on the 10th of September 2016.    

For information regarding the elections for potential candidates and groups please visit  Vote NSW .  

Vote NSW  will also be listing on their website a series of presentations that candidates can view and listen to that outline all the relevant information for Local Government Elections, requirements and key dates. Candidate communications Web Tile V1

Important New Laws for Local Government Elections

Important new laws promoting integrity in the Local Government electoral process commenced 1 July 2016.  This effects candidates, political parties and third-party campaigners.

For more information go to If you would like further help or advice call 1300 022 011 or email