Local Government Elections

General Election Information

The term of a Councillor is four years, with an election being held every two years for approximately half of the Councillors.

The last election was held in 2019 and the next election will be in October 2021.

Information regarding the next Election, including how to nominate to be a Councillor, will be advertised locally in Wiluna, in the West Australian newspaper and on this website nearer to the time.

How to vote in the Shire Election

To vote in a Shire of Wiluna Election, you must be enrolled at an address in Wiluna on the:

  • WA Electoral Commission Electoral Roll (State); or
  • Australian Electoral Commission Electoral Roll (Federal); or
  • Shire of Wiluna Owners and Occupiers Roll (maintained by the Shire)

The application forms for the enrolment on the Resident (ie. Federal, State and Local) Electoral Roll or the Shire's Owners and Occupiers Roll are available here or you can call or visit the Shire office. Alternatively you can email the Shire on reception@wiluna.wa.gov.au.