Elections

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS 21 OCTOBER 2017

AN ELECTION IS TO BE HELD ON 21 OCTOBER 2017
for the office of Council member of the Shire of Cranbrook

DETAILS:
Five (5) Vacancies - 5 x Four Year terms that expire in October 2021

Candidates as drawn for order on ballot paper:
Chaz JOHN
Pat SAUNDERS
John COOPER
Vanessa FIEGERT
Peter SLATER
Norman LEWIS
Peter DENTON
Ruth BIGWOOD
David CAREY
How To Vote

 

 

 

 

 

CONVENIENT VOTING TIMES ON ELECTION DAY
The following polling places will be open from 8.00am to 6.00pm on Election Day (21 October 2017).

  • Shire Administration Centre (Gathorne Street, Cranbrook); and

  • Frankland River Community Centre (Wingebellup Road, Frankland River)

BEFORE ELECTION DAY
Early voting can be performed from Thursday 21 September 2017 at the Shire Administration Centre until 4:00pm, 20 October 2017. Early voting will also be available at the Frankland River Community Centre on Tuesday 17 October 2017 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm and Thursday 19 October 2017 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm.
Absent votes can be cast at any local government office in WA during office hours from Thursday 21 September 2017 until 4.00pm on 17 October 2017.
Postal vote application forms are available now by telephoning the Shire on 9826 1008. You should apply as soon as possible so that the voting papers can be processed and your vote returned to us before 6.00pm on Election Day.

NEED HELP TO VOTE?
Electoral staff or a person you trust (who is not one of the candidates or a scrutineer) can help you if you are incapacitated and not able to vote on your own.
Members of the public and candidates are welcome to attend the counting of the votes after 6.00pm on 21 October 2017 at the Shire Administration Centre, Gathorne Street, Cranbrook.

ENQUIRIES
All enquiries should be directed to the Returning Officer by telephoning (08) 9826 1008 or email [email protected]

 

Peter Northover
Returning Officer
Shire of Cranbrook
PO Box 21
CRANBROOK WA 6321