New councillor for Swan Hill Rural City Council

Tuesday 17 January 2023

For immediate release

Jacquie Kelly has been elected as a councillor for Swan Hill Rural City Council, after the Victorian Electoral Commission conducted a countback of votes at 11 am on Monday 16 January.

The election manager, Charmaine Morel, today declared the result after a countback of votes from the general election held in October 2020.

Only those candidates who were unsuccessful at the general election and who were still eligible to be elected were included in the countback process.

The extraordinary vacancy arose due to the resignation of Councillor Jade Benham.