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Election period (caretaker)

The election caretaker period begins on the last day that nominations can be received and ends at 6pm on Election Day ie. from midday Tuesday, 22 September 2020 until Saturday, 24 October 2020.

During the election period:
• Councils are prohibited from making significant decisions.
• Material produced by councils must not contain matter that will affect voting at the election

Election period policy
Council has adopted the Election Period Policy & Procedure as required by Section 93B of the Local Government Act 1989 (‘the Act’) to provide guidance to Councillors, staff and candidates in the lead up to, and during the election period for the 2020 elections, which starts on 22 September 2020.

Election Period Policy

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