City Of Boroondara Ward Boundary Review

Council’s ward boundaries are currently under review by the Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC), at the request of the Minister for Local Government.

The review aims to ensure all voters are represented in a fair and equitable way at the next Council election, due to be held in October this year.

The VEC will release a preliminary report, with proposed options to revise Council’s ward boundaries, on Wednesday 28 February 2024. Once released, you will be invited to share your views on their report findings and the proposed ward boundaries, including how well they represent our community.

Submissions will close at 5:00 pm on Wednesday 20 March 2024.

You can also ask to share your views at the online public hearing session at 10:00 am on Tuesday 26 March 2024.

At the end of the review, the VEC will make a final recommendation to the Minister for Local Government. Any changes to the ward boundaries following this review will apply to next Council election.

A line map drawing featuring all the wards of Boroondara and their current boundaries. From the top: Bellevue Ward, Studley Ward, Cotham Ward, Maranoa Ward, Glenferrie Ward, Junction Ward, Maling Ward, Riversdale Ward, Gardiner Ward, Lynden Ward, Solway Ward


Join a public information session

Online public information sessions about the review will be held on Monday 26 February and Tuesday 27 February.

You can visit VEC Boroondara City Council page and click the link to attend the live online event on the day.

Key dates

Online information sessions: 12 pm 26 and 27 Februrary

Preliminary report released: Wednesday 28 February

Public submissions close: 5 pm Wednesday 20 March

Online public hearing: 10 am Tuesday 26 March

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