Lockhart Shire Council Elections 2021

THE 2021 LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS HAVE BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL 4 DECEMBER 2021.

The information below will be updated as dates and other information is confirmed by the NSW Electoral Commission.


Local Government Elections

The next Local Government elections will be held on Saturday 4 December 2021.

The 2021 Local Government elections will be conducted by the NSW Electoral Commission.

The Commission has established a 2021 Local Government elections event page which is now live on the Commission’s website at Local Government Elections in New South Wales - NSW Electoral Commission.

The NSWEC will progressively populate the event website with useful information for all participants in the election.

Key dates will be updated as advised.

Key Dates

25 October 2021 

  • Close of electoral rolls (6pm)
  • Candidate nominations open
  • Regulated period commenced for electoral material

26 October 2021

  • Postal vote application opens

3 November 2021

  • Close of candidate nominations (12pm)

4 November 2021

  • Ballot paper draw

22 November 2021

  • Pre-poll voting opens
  • iVote commences (for eligible voters)

29 November 2021

  • Postal vote applications close (5pm)

3 December 2021

  • Pre-poll voting closes

4 December 2021

  • iVote applications close (1pm)
  • iVote voting closes (6pm)
  • Election Day (8am - 6pm)
  • End of regulated period for electoral material

17 December 2021

  • Return of postal votes closes (6pm)