Monday 5 September 2022
For immediate release
Eligible residents and ratepayers are being urged to enrol to vote for the upcoming Northern Grampians Shire Council, Kara Kara Ward by-election before it's too late. Enrolment closes at 4 pm on Friday 9 September.
Australian citizens living within Kara Kara Ward who have recently turned 18 years old 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 by 4 pm on Friday 9 September.
There are special enrolment categories for owners, occupiers, company nominees and people who are not Australian citizens but pay rates for an address in Kara Kara Ward. People in these categories can apply directly to Northern Grampians Shire to enrol by calling 03 5358 8710.
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 free VoterAlert service to be sent important election reminders by SMS and email.