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District Council of Streaky Bay - Eyre and Flinders Wards

Due to the resignation of two members of the Council, a supplementary election will be held to fill a vacancy in Eyre Ward and one in Flinders Ward.  

With the recent passing of Councillor Peter Hackett and the above supplementary elections for Councillors for Eyre and Flinders Wards already commenced, an additional supplementary election for Flinders Ward will be required. More information on this election will be available soon.

Timetable

Event Date
Roll close 5pm, Friday 30 April 2021
Opening of nominations Thursday 27 May 2021
Nominations close 12 noon, Thursday 10 June 2021
Dispatch of ballot material to electors Tuesday 22 June 2021 to Monday 28 June 2021
Close of voting (Polling Day) 12 noon, Monday 12 July 2021
Scrutiny and count TBA

Close of roll

The voters roll for this supplementary election closed at 5pm on Friday 30 April 2021. 

Nominating

Becoming a member of council is a great way to represent and help make a difference to your local community.

The nomination period for the vacancy of Councillor will open on Thursday 27 May 2021 and will close at 12 noon on Thursday 10 June 2021.

If you are interested in nominating, nomination kits will be available from the Council office at 29 Alfred Terrace, Streaky Bay. 

A candidate briefing session will be held for intending candidates with a date to be confirmed closer to the event.

General information and resources about nominating for council is also available on our resources for council candidates webpage.

Information in other languages

Electoral Commission SA is committed to ensuring that all South Australian electors understand how to enrol and vote at state elections. Electors who do not speak English well may require extra assistance to engage in the electoral process. 

In the following pages, information about how to vote at council elections is available in 21 languages. 

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If your language is not listed here, or if you would like more information, please call us through an interpreter. 

Phone the Translating and Interpreting Services on 131 450 and ask them to them contact Electoral Commission SA on 1300 655 232. This is a free service.

City of Adelaide - Area Councillor

Due to the resignation of a member of the Council, a supplementary election is necessary to fill the vacancy of Area Councillor for the City of Adelaide.

Timetable

Event Date
Roll close 5pm, Friday 30 April 2021
Opening of nominations Thursday 27 May 2021
Nominations close 12 noon, Thursday 10 June 2021
Dispatch of ballot material to electors Tuesday 6 July 2021 to Monday 12 July 2021
Close of voting (Polling Day) 12 noon, Monday 26 July 2021
Scrutiny and count TBA

Close of roll

The voters roll for this supplementary election closed at 5pm on Friday 30 April 2021. 

Nominating

Becoming a member of council is a great way to represent and help make a difference to your local community.

The nomination period for the vacancy of Area Councillor will open on Thursday 27 May 2021 and will close at 12 noon on Thursday 10 June 2021.

If you are interested in nominating, nomination kits will be available from the Customer Centre, 25 Pirie Street, Adelaide. 

A candidate briefing session will be held for intending candidates with a date to be confirmed closer to the event.

General information and resources about nominating for council is also available on our resources for council candidates webpage.

Information in other languages

Electoral Commission SA is committed to ensuring that all South Australian electors understand how to enrol and vote at state elections. Electors who do not speak English well may require extra assistance to engage in the electoral process. 

In the following pages, information about how to vote at council elections is available in 21 languages. 

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繁體中文

Hrvatski

دری

Thöŋ Jiäŋ

Ελληνικά

ગુજરાતી

हिन्दी

Italiano

ខ្មែរ 

한국어 

ລາວ

简体中文

नेपाली

فارسی

Polski

ਪੰਜਾਬੀ

Русский 

Српски 

Español

Tiếng Việt

If your language is not listed here, or if you would like more information, please call us through an interpreter. 

Phone the Translating and Interpreting Services on 131 450 and ask them to them contact Electoral Commission SA on 1300 655 232. This is a free service.

Copper Coast Council

Supplementary election

Due to the recent resignation of a member of the council, and an existing councillor vacancy, a supplementary election is necessary to fill two vacancies for Area Councillor. 

Timetable

Event Date
Roll close 5pm, Wednesday 31 March 2021
Opening of nominations Thursday 22 April 2021 
Nominations close 12 noon, Thursday 6 May 2021  
Dispatch of ballot material to electors Wednesday 26 May 2021 to Tuesday 1 June 2021
Close of voting (Polling Day) 12 noon, Tuesday 15 June 2021
Scrutiny and count TBA

Close of roll

The voters roll for this supplementary election closed at 5pm, Wednesday 31 March 2021.

Candidates 

At the close of nominations at 12 noon on Thursday 6 May 2021, a total of five (5) nominations were received and accepted for the supplementary election. In accordance with the Local Government (Elections) Act 1999, a draw was held after the close of nominations to determine the order in which names of candidates would appear on the ballot paper and the result of the draw was as follows:

DAYMAN, Charmaine
SIMS, Peter
MILLER, Mark
BELL, Su 
PADDICK, Sandra Marie

Profiles of each of these candidates will soon be available. 

Mail out of voting material

Voting material will be mailed to electors between Wednesday 26 May 2021 and Tuesday 1 June 2021. To be accepted, ballot papers must be completed and returned no later than 12 noon, Tuesday 15 June 2021

A ballot box will be located at the Council office, 51 Taylor Street, Kadina for electors who wish to personally deliver their completed voting material during office hours.

Scrutiny and count

The scrutiny and count of ballot papers will be held at Level 6, 60 Light Square, Adelaide, commencing from 1pm on Thursday 17 June 2021. Provisional results will be announced at the conclusion of the election count.

Scrutineers

To appoint a scrutineer, you must complete the approved form, and hand it to the Deputy Returning Officer or Electoral Officer in charge of the proceedings at the scrutiny and count.

Note that:

  • a candidate may appoint one or more scrutineers, however only two may be present at the same time during the counting of votes
  • a candidate in an election for the council (including a candidate who has already been declared elected) is not eligible for appointment as a scrutineer.

LG14 Scrutineers Brochure (PDF 626 KB)
LG15 Scrutineer Authority Form (PDF 228 KB)
LG9 Legislative Framework relating to electoral material and illegal practice (PDF 322 KB)

Guides

LG20 Candidate Handbook (PDF 1.8 MB)

Wudinna District Council

Supplementary election

Due to the recent resignation of a member of council, a supplementary election was necessary to fill the vacancy for Area Councillor.

Timetable

Event Date
Roll close 5pm, Wednesday 31 March 2021
Opening of nominations Thursday 22 April 2021 
Nominations close 12 noon, Thursday 6 May 2021  

Close of roll

The voters roll for this supplementary election closed at 5pm, Wednesday 31 March 2021.

Nominations received

At the close of nominations at 12 noon on Thursday 6 May 2021, a total of one nomination was received and accepted for the supplementary election:

  • Matthew William COOK 

Elected unopposed

Matthew William COOK was elected unopposed as the only nominated candidate for the position of Area Councillor for Wudinna District Council. No ballot was necessary.


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