2021 Council Elections
October 16 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
AN ELECTION IS TO BE HELD
ON 16 OCTOBER 2021
for the office of Council member of the Shire of Cranbrook
Five (5) Vacancies – 4 x Four Year terms that expire in October 2025
Candidates as drawn for order on ballot paper:
|How to vote:
Place a tick þ in the box next to each of the candidates you want to elect. You may choose up to five (5) candidates. If you choose more than five (5) your vote will be invalid. Do not make any other marks on the ballot paper.
All candidate profiles are available for viewing on the Shire’s website at
or the notice board in the Shire Admin Office and Frankland River Community Centre.
Convenient voting times
ON ELECTION DAY
The following polling places will be open from 8.00am to 6.00pm on Election Day (16 October 2021).
- 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 16 September 2021 at the Shire Administration Centre until 4:00pm, 15 October 2021. Early voting will also be available at the Frankland River Community Centre on Tuesday 5 October 2021 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and Tuesday 12 October 2021 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.
Absent votes can be cast at any local government office in WA during office hours from Thursday
16 September 2021 until 4.00pm on 12 October 2021.
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 16 October 2021 at the Shire Administration Centre, Gathorne Street, Cranbrook.
All enquiries should be directed to the Returning Officer by telephoning (08) 9826 1008 or email email@example.com
Shire of Cranbrook
PO Box 21
CRANBROOK WA 6321