Did you know that 2021 is an election year in Local Government?
The Shire of Cranbrook will have five vacancies in the 16 October 2021 Local Government election 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.
To ensure that you are able to have your say it is important that your details are up-to-date on the electoral roll.
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 found at the back of this newsletter. You can complete this form and send it back to the Shire of Cranbrook anytime between now and early October 2021 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.
Please contact the Shire Office on 9826 1008 if you would like more information.