Did you know that 2019 is an election year in Local Government?
The Shire of Cranbrook will have four vacancies in the October 2019 Local Government elections and will be holding an in person election if there are five or more nominations.
Are you eligible to vote in the Shire of Cranbrook Election?
If you are enrolled on the State electoral roll with a Shire of Cranbrook address you will automatically be on the Shire of Cranbrook residents roll. If you own land in the Shire of Cranbrook but live outside the Shire, you may enrol to vote in the Shire of Cranbrook election.
Did you know you can register for a postal vote package to be sent to you?
Electors can apply for a postal vote at a voting in person election at any time using the prescribed Form 12 that can be downloaded from this link. You can complete this form and send it back to the Shire of Cranbrook anytime between now and early October 2019 to be included on the postal vote register, then when voting opens a postal vote package will be sent directly to you.
If you tick the ‘all elections’ box, your preference for postal voting will stay for every Shire of Cranbrook election whilst you remain eligible to vote.
If you are unsure or would like any further information, please contact the Shire Office on 9826 1008.