Election 2021

Published on 01 October 2021

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The NSW Government has postponed the September Local Government Elections for a period of three months to 4 December 2021.

Local Government elections in New South Wales are usually held every four years. However, the elections planned for 2020 were postponed for 12 months due to the coronavirus pandemic.

For more information about these elections, please visit the NSW Electoral Commission website.

Election Key Dates

Non-Residential Roll

If you are not a resident, you may be entitled to vote if you own, occupy or lease property in Cowra Shire as a corporation, business or individual.

Check if you're eligible

The non-residential roll will close on Monday 25 October 2021.

To claim for inclusion on the roll of non-resident owners of rateable land or the roll of occupiers and ratepaying lessees you will need to complete one of the below forms and submit to Cowra Shire Council.

The form must be received by the General Manager of Cowra Shire Council by 6pm on Monday 25 October 2021 via post, hand delivered to the Customer Services Building or emailed to council@cowra.nsw.gov.au

If you have further questions, contact Council.

Office of Local Government Resources

The Office of Local Government has a number of guides for those thinking of becoming Councillors. Follow the links for further information.

Become a Councillor

Information for Candidates

Promoting Diversity in Local Government

Women in Local Government


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