Candidate handbooks

You can find out more about the nomination process by reading a Candidate Handbook.

Handbooks are available almost three months before major elections, such as State elections.

For a by-election, handbooks are available once the by-election is known.

Strathbogie Shire Council: Honeysuckle Creek Ward by-election

There will be a by-election in Honeysuckle Creek Ward in Strathbogie Shire Council in March 2020.

You can find detailed information on the nomination process in the following handbook:

Scrutineers

Scrutineers are people who observe election activities on behalf of a candidate. This includes ballot paper issuing and vote counting.

To find out more about the role and responsibilities of a scrutineer, read the following handbook:

Appointment form

Candidates must appoint scrutineers in writing by completing the following form:

Previous election handbooks

The following handbooks are provided for information only. They were current at the time they were originally published, but do not reflect changes resulting from the introduction of the Local Government Act 2020.

Previous by-election handbooks

There will be a by-election in Woodlands Ward in Moorabool Shire Council in December 2019.

You can find detailed information on the nomination process in the following handbook: