Monday 15 August 2022
For immediate release
Eligible residents and ratepayers are being urged to enrol to vote for the upcoming Buloke Shire Council, Mallee Ward by-election before it’s too late. Enrolment closes at 4 pm on Friday 19 August.
Australian citizens living within Mallee Ward who have recently turned 18 or changed their address can complete an online enrolment form or download a paper form at vec.vic.gov.au. Paper enrolment forms must be received by the Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) by 4 pm on Friday 19 August.
There are special enrolment categories for owners, occupiers, company nominees and people who are not Australian citizens but pay rates for an address in Mallee Ward. People in these categories can apply directly to Buloke Shire Council to enrol, by calling 1300 520 520.
Further information on enrolment is available by calling 1300 805 478 or at vec.vic.gov.au, where voters can also sign up to the VEC’s free VoterAlert service to be sent important election reminders by SMS and email.