The 2020 local government postal elections will be held in October and voters should be aware that the electoral boundaries of Whitehorse will be changing.
The Local Government Act 2020 commenced on 6 April 2020. This means the electoral structure of Whitehorse City Council is determined in accordance with the new Act, as announced by the Minister for Local Government on 22 April 2020. The structure that will apply at the next Whitehorse City Council general election in October 2020 is 11 councillors – 11 single-councillor wards. Visit the Whitehorse Wards webpage for more information.
A representation review ensures that the electoral structure of Council provides fair and equitable representation for all voters.
Council elections for 2020 will be held in October are to be conducted entirely by post.
For information on the election including the election timeline, voting eligibility and running as a candidate visit the Council Election 2020 webpage.