CALL FOR NOMINATIONS Extraordinary Elections - Saturday 14th December 2019

Published: Tuesday, 22 October 2019 at 2:22:07 PM

Nominations are called for the Shire of Corrigin Extraordinary Elections to be held on Saturday 14 December 2019, to fill the following vacancy on the Council of the Shire of Corrigin:

District      Two (2) Vacancies           Four (4) Year Terms

Nominations for these vacancies open on Thursday 31 October 2019 and close at 4.00pm on Thursday 7 November 2019.

To be eligible to nominate as a candidate you must be an elector of the district (residential or owner/ occupier) and over 18 years of age.

This year it is compulsory for all candidates to complete an online induction prepared by the Department of Local Government available on the website www.dlgsc.wa.gov.au/local-government/local-governments/council-elections/local-government-candidate-induction . You will need to declare that you have completed the online induction when you complete your nomination form. It is an offence to make false or misleading statements on the nomination form.

To nominate as a candidate in the local government Extraordinary Election you will need to:

  • Complete the online Induction
  • Complete and submit a nomination form;
  • Supply a candidate profile (150 words maximum);
  • Pay a deposit of $80; and
  • Include a recent passport size photograph (optional).

All nomination applications must be signed by the candidate in front of a witness and presented to Natalie Manton, Returning Officer before 4.00pm on the 7 November 2019.
It is recommended that you don’t leave it until the last minute in case any changes are required prior to the close of nominations. 

Further details about eligibility and the nomination process for prospective candidates can be obtained by contacting the Returning Officer, Natalie Manton, Chief Executive Officer, Shire of Corrigin

Natalie Manton

Returning Officer
Shire of Corrigin

9 Lynch Street, Corrigin
Returning Officer: Natalie Manton
Tel: 9063 2203  Fax: 9063 2005
Email: shire@corrigin.wa.gov.au

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