The Minister for Local Government has announced the September 2020 Local Government Elections will be postponed to address the risks posed by the COVID-19 virus.
Local Government Elections will be held in September 2021 on a date yet to be nominated by the Minister for Local Government. Click on the below link for information about the postponement from the NSW Electoral Commission.
Postponement of the September 2020 Local Government Elections
Sutherland Shire Council has 15 publicly elected Councillors who hold office as ‘the Council’ for a term of four years, representing our five wards (A, B, C, D and E).
To find out what Ward you are a part of, Ward Boundaries are available here
For more information about voting, please select from one of the options below that will take you to the NSW Electoral Commission website.
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Electoral Commission NSW
Candidate nominations open on 3 August 2020 and close 12pm on 12 August 2020. For more information, please see the links below.
Process for becoming a candidate
Information about political parties
Third party campaigners
Information for political donors