Local Government Elections 2021


Local Government Elections will be held on Saturday, 4 December from 8am to 6pm following their postponement earlier this year.

Nine Councillors elected by the community will make up Mid-Western Regional Council.

These Councillors determine the direction of the organisation for the next term. The operational management is led by the General Manager, and supported by three directors responsible for Operations, Development and Community, as well as a Chief Financial Officer and Executive Manager of Human Resources.

A Mayor is elected by Councillors at the first meeting of the new Council, scheduled for Wednesday, 12 January.

Pre-poll voting opens on Monday, 22 November and will close on Friday, 3 December.

Voting is compulsory. Visit the NSW Electoral Commission (elections.nsw.gov.au) to check your enrolment and nearest polling location.