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NSW Council Elections 10 September 2016


Rolls of electors


An election of the councillors for Walgett Shire Council will be held on Saturday, 10 September 2016.


Non-residential Rolls

 If you are an owner, rate-paying lessee or occupier of rateable land which is not your primary residence, you or a nominee may be entitled to be enrolled on the roll of non-residential owners of rateable land or the roll of occupiers and rate-paying lessees for this election.


Details of the eligibility criteria for a claim and enrolment claim forms may be obtained from Walgett Shire Council office at 77 Fox Street (phone 68281399) (fax 68281608) ( or will be forwarded upon request to council.


The claim must be completed and lodged with Walgett Shire Council on or before 6.00pm Monday, 1 August 2016.


If a claim for non-residential enrolment was made for a previous council election, and you wish to claim enrolment for this election you must re-apply.


Residential Roll

All electors enrolled on the Commonwealth/State electoral roll as at Monday, 1 August 2016 residing in Walgett Shire Council will be included on the roll for the election.

 To check your enrolment details or to obtain a residential enrolment form visit or call

1300 135 736.

Enrolment forms are also available from any Australia Post office. Enrolment forms must be received by 6pm Monday, 1 August 2016.


Voting in Local Government (Council) elections is compulsory for all electors included on the residential roll.



                                                                              Donald Ramsland

                                                                                                                   General Manager