Candidate forms and handbooks

Pyrenees Shire Council Beaufort Ward by-election forms and handbooks


You will be able to complete your nomination form online via the Candidate Helper before lodging it in person with the Returning Officer. For more information please contact the VEC.


The scrutineer's role is to observe the issuing of ballot papers and the counting of votes on behalf of a candidate.

Scrutineers are engaged by the candidate and their appointment must be made in writing by completing the following form:

Scrutineers are strongly encouraged to read the Scrutineer’s Handbook.

Previous election handbooks

Please note that all of the handbooks below were current in terms of legislation at the time of the election, but may not reflect any changes to legislation since then. They are provided for information purposes only.