Due to staff shortages caused by the increase in COVID cases and current testing and isolation requirements the Upwey and Yarra Junction Community Links will be closed until the end of January.
To become a candidate in a Council election or by-election, you must be enrolled on the voters’ roll for the election. As Council is divided into 9 wards and you can be a candidate for any of these.
The VEC provide information for candidates and parties on becoming a candidate in a council election or by-election. This covers:
To be a candidate for a local council election, you must:
The Election Manager appointed by the VEC will reject a nomination from a person who is not enrolled on the voters’ roll for the election.
You cannot be a candidate for any of the following reasons:
Further details are outlined in the Local Government Act 2020.
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