Information for candidates

Information about becoming a candidate

For information about the process of becoming a candidate, please visit the NSW Electoral Commission website.

Council obligations for remainder of 2021

Candidates must be available for the following compulsory training days in 2021.

  • 21 September 2021: Councillor Induction
  • 27 September 2021: Councillor Orientation – Day 1
  • 28 September 2021: Councillor Orientation – Day 2
  • 13 October 2021: Councillor Professional Development Day
  • 14 October 2021: Councillor Professional Development Day
  • 3 November 2021: Councillor Professional Development Day
  • 4 November 2021: Councillor Professional Development Day

In addition to the dates above, candidates will also be required to attend Council Meetings/Councillor Briefings every Tuesday from 5 October 2021.

General election enquiries

For general enquiries concerning enrolment, voting options, and polling place locations, please call the NSW Electoral Commission: