Murrumbidgee East Ward By-Election
A by-election will be held in the Murrumbidgee East Ward area on Saturday, 10 March 2018 to elect one Councillor.
If you are an owner, rate-paying lessee, or occupier of rateable land which is not your primary residence, you or a nominee, may be entitled to be enrolled on the roll of non-residential owners of rateable land or the roll of occupiers and rate-paying lessees for this election.
Details of the eligibility criteria and enrolment claim forms may be obtained from the Murrumbidgee Council office at 35 Jerilderie Street, Jerilderie NSW 2716, phone (03) 5886 1200; fax (03) 5886 1701, or will be forwarded to you upon request to the Council. Forms are also available by clicking the link below.
The claim must be completed and lodged with the General Manager of Murrumbidgee Council by 6pm Monday, 29 January 2018. Lodgement of forms must be to the Jerilderie Office:
by post: 35 Jerilderie Street, Jerilderie NSW 2716
by hand: 35 Jerilderie Street, Jerilderie NSW 2716
by fax: 03 58861701
by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
If a claim for non-residential enrolment was made for a previous election and you wish to claim enrolment for this election you must re-apply.
All electors enrolled on the Commonwealth/State electoral roll as at 6pm Monday, 29 January 2018 residing in Murrumbidgee East Ward will be included on the roll for the election. To check your enrolment details or to obtain a residential enrolment form visit Verify Your Enrolment (Murrumbidgee Council By-Election) or call 1300 135 736. Enrolment forms are also available from any Australia Post office. Enrolment forms must be received by 6pm Monday, 29 January 2018.
Voting in Local Government elections is compulsory for all electors included on the residential roll.
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Murrumbidgee East Ward By-Election Calendar
Please find the By-Election Calendar below with important dates regarding opening and closing dates for the By-Election.
Murrumbidgee Council's first Council Election was held on September 2017.
Local Government Elections are held every 4 years with the election of 9 Councillors for Murrumbidgee Council.
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