Call for Nominations - Local Government Extraordinary Election 9 August 2018

Published: Thursday, 14 June 2018 at 1:50:58 PM

LOCAL GOVERNMENT EXTRAORDINARY ELECTION 9 AUGUST 2018

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

NOMINATIONS CLOSE 4PM TUESDAY 3 JULY 2018

 

Nominations are called for the Local Government Extraordinary Election to be held on Thursday 9 August 2018 to fill a vacancy on the Shire of Pingelly.

  

Nomination Time and Place

  • Nominations open on Tuesday 26 June 2018.
  • Nominations must be lodged by 4pm on Tuesday 3 July 2018.

 

Nominations must be lodged with the Returning Officer at any time during the above period at the office of the Local Government.

 

Nomination Requirements

Candidates are required to lodge with the Returning Officer:

  • A completed nomination in the prescribed form, signed and witnessed. This form is available from the Local Government Office.
  • 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 (cash, postal order or bank cheque subject to Returning Officer approval).
  • A recent passport sized photograph (optional).

 

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.

 

The documents may be hand delivered, posted or faxed to the Returning Officer and must be received by the close of nominations.  Full details about eligibility and nomination procedures for prospective candidates in the election can be obtained by contacting your Local Government Office.

 

 

 

SHIRE OF PINGELLY

17 Queen Street, Pingelly 6308

RETURNING OFFICER:  Gavin Pollock

TEL: 9887 1066  FAX: 9887 1453

EMAIL:  admin@pingelly.wa.gov.au

NOMINATION PLACE:  17 Queen Street, Pingelly 6308

 

OFFICES VACANT AND TERMS OF OFFICE:

DISTRICT         one vacancy - remainder of a two (2) year term (expiring October 2019)

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