Key dates

Last updated: 30 Sep, 2022 02:22pm

Important milestones for the 2022 local elections.

Dates for your diary

15 July

Candidate nominations open and roll opens for public inspection

12 August

Midday: Candidate nominations and roll close.

17 August

Public notice of candidate names

16 – 21 September

Voting documents delivered.

16 September  to 8 October

Progressive roll scrutiny, special voting period, early processing.

4 October

Last day for posting vote by mail. After this date votes must be returned to council’s secure ballot boxes.

8 October

Preliminary results [from 12 noon]

October/November

Elected members swearing-in ceremonies