Ballarat City Council

Ballarat City Council has 3 wards with 3 councillors in each ward.

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Current elections

Local council elections will be held by post this October.

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Council information

  • Current councillors

    Central Ward

    Belinda Coates

    Mark Harris

    Samantha McIntosh

    North Ward

    Amy Johnson

    Peter Eddy

    Daniel Moloney

    South Ward

    Des Hudson

    Ben Taylor

    Tracey Hargreaves

  • Electoral structure changes

    Ballarat City Council will have a new electoral structure at the council elections this October.

    It will have 9 wards with one councillor in each ward:

    • Alfredton Ward
    • Brown Hill Ward
    • Buninyong Ward
    • Central Ward
    • Delacombe Ward
    • Golden Point Ward
    • North Ward
    • Sebastopol Ward
    • Wendouree Ward.

    You will vote for one councillor to represent your ward.

    You can look at the new electoral structure on our interactive map.

    Find out more about the changes.

  • Past results
  • Previous council reviews

    2023-24 electoral structure review

    An electoral representation advisory panel reviewed Ballarat City Council's electoral structure in 2023-24.

    This review changed the electoral structure of this council. The changes will take effect at the October 2024 council election.

    Learn about this review.

    2015 representation review

    We reviewed the electoral structure of Ballarat City Council in 2015. 

    Read the report:

  • Download map

    New council map

    This map shows the electoral structure and internal ward boundaries that will apply at the council elections this October.

    Current council map

    This map shows the current electoral structure and internal ward boundaries. This electoral structure will expire at the council elections this October.

    To view KML files, you will need geographic information systems (GIS) software such as Google Earth.