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Today, Saturday 17 October, was the last chance for electors in the local governments of Perth, Port Hedland and Perenjori to lodge their votes in these important community elections. The counting… read more

Electors in the local governments of Perth, Port Hedland and Perenjori are reminded that this Saturday, 17 October 2020, will be their last opportunity to have their say in who will represent them on… read more

Electors in the local governments of Perth, Port Hedland and Perenjori are reminded that they can vote for council positions in elections to be held on 17 October 2020.   To make your vote count,… read more

NZ Legislation provides enrolled NZ citizens 3 ways to receive their voting papers: 1. Download from the NZ Electoral Commission Website (https://vote.nz/) 2. At an overseas Voting Place in person (… read more

Owing to current pandemic circumstances and recent changes to electoral laws in Queensland, the Queensland Electoral Commission has determined that eligible electors outside of that state who wish to… read more

This document outlines the Western Australian Electoral Commission's current and future state, as well as the strategies put in place to achieve this. See the 2020-2025 Strategic Plan here.

The candidate nomination period opens today, Thursday 3 September 2020, for elections at three local governments where Commissioners have been in place for varying periods. Elections for all… read more

This strategy document outlines the Western Australian Electoral Commission's broad aims and expectations in conducting the 2021 State General Election as well as key service level commitments and… read more

For a complete run down of the 90 local government ordinary elections managed by the Commission in 2019, check out the summary report. The report contains a wealth of comparative statistical… read more

The public funding figure has been updated for the 2020–2021 financial year to $1.96699. As at 1 July 2020, the figure used to calculate the reimbursement of election funding has been adjusted (… read more