Local Government elections

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The NSW Government postponed the local government elections until September 2021.

For current information regarding the next election visit www.wsc.nsw.gov.au/Council/Council-Elections-2021



The NSW Government postponed the local government elections until September 2021.

For current information regarding the next election visit www.wsc.nsw.gov.au/Council/Council-Elections-2021


  • CLOSED: This survey was open from 17 October to 13 November 2019 inclusive.

    We’re aiming to encourage a diverse range of candidates and are currently seeking feedback from the community to help with this.

    The survey has been devised to obtain information which will be used to guide the preparation of promotional material, info sessions, induction programmes and provision of resources required for the 2020 local government elections.

    Complete our 5-10 minute survey by 5pm, Wednesday 13 November 2019

    TIP: Need a break in the middle of the survey? No worries, just remember to click on 'save and continue' at the base of the page so your responses are saved. Any questions with an asterisk must be completed so make sure you've responded to these. You can also click on 'previous page' to review and edit earlier responses. BUT the survey can no longer be edited if you click 'submit' on the final page.
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  • CLOSED: This survey was open from 17 October to 13 November 2019 inclusive.

    This survey contains questions tailored to the experience of former Councillors. It has a focus on obtaining:

    • Helpful advice for potential candidates
    • A true picture of the likely impact on family and employment
    • Reflections of the rewards and incentives associated with being a Councillor
    • Information about any frustrations experienced
    • Recommendations for training and induction
    • Tips for new councillors with a particular focus on balancing work and council commitments.

    Information gathered will be used to guide the preparation of promotional material, info sessions, induction programmes and provision of resources required for the 2020 local government elections.

    Please complete our 10 minute survey by 5pm, Wednesday 13 November 2019

    TIP: Need a break in the middle of the survey? No worries, just remember to click on 'save and continue' at the base of the page so your responses are saved. Any questions with an asterisk must be completed so make sure you've responded to these. You can also click on 'previous page' to review and edit earlier responses. BUT the survey can no longer be edited if you click 'submit' on the final page.


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