Becoming Candidate For 2024 Local Government Elections

Wentworth Shire

Every four years, the community has the opportunity to vote for the Councillors who will represent them and make decisions on their behalf. The next local government elections will be held on Saturday 14 September 2024.

Want to run for Council?

Are you passionate about the future of Wentworth Shire?

Do you want to be a part of Council decisions and help grow our region?

If so, now is your chance to make a difference.

Join our Candidate Briefing Sessions:

  • Tuesday 4 June, 7pm in Council Chambers, Wentworth
  • Wednesday 5 June, 7pm at Midway Service Centre, Buronga

Role of a Councillor

As a Councillor, you will:

  • Advocate for community needs and priorities
  • Make decisions on local policies, services, and projects
  • Collaborate with fellow Councillors to develop and implement plans that foster growth and sustainability
  • Engage with residents to understand their concerns and aspirations

These sessions will provide essential information about the roles and responsibilities of being a Councillor, helping you decide if running for Council is right for you. It’s a unique opportunity to contribute to the community and be part of a team that shapes the future of Wentworth Shire. Don’t miss this opportunity to make a positive impact on our community.

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