Candidate Information

Please note:

The nomination process, the electoral laws that candidates must comply with and the ongoing obligations of councillors to make disclosures about electoral funding are administered by the NSW Electoral Commission (NSWEC).

For more information for political participants, click here or candidates should contact the NSWEC via email candidates@elections.nsw.gov.au or phone the Candidate Helpdesk 1300 022 011.

Check back for updates and details about CN’s Candidate Information sessions to be held later in the year.

Key information

The Office of Local Government has a number of guides to assist in providing information those interested in becoming a Councillor.

Information for Candidates

Promoting Diversity in Local Government

Women in Local Government

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