2018 Mount Alexander Shire Council, Tarrengower Ward by-election
A by-election for Tarrengower Ward will be held in February 2018. It will be conducted entirely by postal voting.
If you are correctly enrolled by 4.00 pm on Friday 15 December 2017 you will be sent a ballot pack between Tuesday 30 January and Thursday 1 February 2018.
When you receive your ballot pack you must complete your ballot paper, and return it as soon as possible using the reply paid envelope.
Alternatively, you may hand-deliver your completed ballot material to the election office during business hours from Monday 12 February 2018.
Completed ballot material must be posted or in the hands of the Returning Officer by 6.00 pm on Friday 16 February 2018, when voting closes.
Nominations have closed for this by-election. See who has nominated (in ballot draw order).
|Friday 6 October 2017||Date of vacancy|
|Friday 15 December 2017||Enrolment closes 4.00 pm|
|Thursday 11 January 2018||Nominations open|
|Tuesday 16 January 2018||Nominations are closed – find out who has nominated|
|Wednesday 17 January 2018||Last chance to respond to candidate questionnaire, lodge candidate statements and photos, 12 noon|
|Tuesday 30 January – Thursday 1 February 2018||Mail-out of ballot packs|
|Friday 16 February 2018||Voting closes 6.00 pm|
The Returning Officer for the Tarrengower by-election is Dean Curtis.
The election office is located at:
Red Gum Room
Mount Alexander Civic Centre
27 Lyttleton Street
The office is open to the public from Thursday 10 January to Friday 19 January (9.00 am to 5.00 pm) excluding Saturday and Sunday.
The election office will re-open on Monday 12 February (9.00 am to 5.00 pm), with extended hours on Thursday 15 February (9.00am to 8.00pm) and Friday 16 February (9.00am to 6.00pm).
All election information can be found on this website. Should you have any other enquiries regarding the election contact (03) 8619 1499.