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Call for nominations – Council Elections

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CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS 21 OCTOBER 2017

Nominations are now open for the Shire of Perenjori Local Government Elections, to be held on Saturday, 21 October 2017 to fill vacancies for the following wards:

Caron / Latham Ward           one vacancy               4 year term

Maya Ward                            one vacancy               4 year term   

Perenjori Ward                      three vacancies          4 year terms

Nominations for all vacancies open on Thursday, 7 September 2017. Nominations must be lodged by 4.00 pm, Thursday 14 September 2017.

Nomination Requirements

Candidates are required to lodge their nomination with the Returning Officer by:

  • Completing a nomination in the prescribed form signed and witnessed. This form is available from the Shire of Perenjori Administration office or alternatively via the Western Australian Electoral Commission website – https://www.elections.wa.gov.au/elections/local-government-elections/local-government-forms-and-guides
  • A single A4 page profile containing not more than 150 words of biographical information about the proposed candidate and statements of the candidate’s policies or beliefs.
  • A nomination deposit of $80
  • A recent passport-sized photograph (optional)

The documents may be hand delivered, posted or faxed to the Returning officer and must be received by the close of nominations. Where an agent lodges a nomination on a candidate’s behalf, it must be in the prescribed form with a written authorisation signed by the candidate.

Ali Mills

CEO

PO Box 22

PERENJORI WA 6620

Ph:  9973 0100 Fax:  9973 1029

Ali Mills

Chief Executive Officer