Moorabool Shire Council: Woodlands Ward by-election
Voters in Woodlands Ward in Moorabool Shire Council will vote in a by-election this December.
This will be a postal by-election to elect a new councillor for Woodlands Ward, after the passing of Councillor Pat Toohey on 18 September 2019.
Enrolment for this by-election has closed. If you are correctly enrolled, we will post you a ballot pack between Tuesday 26 and Thursday 28 November. Find out more information below.
The Returning Officer for this by-election is Mark Taylor.
A Returning Officer is a person appointed to manage council elections and by-elections.
The election office for this by-election has opened at:
Moorabool Shire Offices, 15 Stead Street, Ballan
The office will be open 9.00 am to 5.00 pm on weekdays between Wednesday 6 November and Friday 15 November.
It will re-open between Monday 9 December and Friday 13 December.
Wednesday 18 September 2019
Date of vacancy
Friday 18 October 2019
Enrolment closes 4.00 pm
Thursday 7 November 2019
Tuesday 12 November 2019
Nominations close 12 noon
Wednesday 13 November 2019
Last chance to respond to candidate questionnaire, submit candidate statements and photos – 12 noon
Tuesday 26 – Thursday 28 November
Ballot pack mail-out
Friday 13 December 2019
Voting closes 6.00 pm