Elections

Voting has closed

Voting in the 2020 local council elections has now closed.

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Didn't vote?

If you were enrolled at this election and did not vote you may receive an 'Apparent Failure to Vote Notice' in the coming months. This will be your opportunity to explain why it appears you didn't vote.

Find out what happens if you don't vote
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Providing safe elections

We have a plan in place to make sure voters, candidates and VEC staff are safe from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). 

Learn more about our COVIDSafe election plan
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November 2020

Northern Grampians Shire Council, South West Ward by-election

Voters in South West Ward in Northern Grampians Shire Council will vote in a postal by-election this November.

By-election details
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November – December 2020

Hindmarsh Shire Council, East Ward by-election

Voters in East Ward in Hindmarsh Shire Council will vote in a postal by-election this November and December.

By-election details
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