Local Government Elections

Local government ordinary elections are held on the third Saturday in October every two years.

The next local government ordinary election is scheduled to be held in October 2021 with Councillors elected for a four year term. Four Councillor positions will become vacant.

If you are considering nominating to become a Councillor for the Shire of Merredin, there are a number of excellent resources available online to assist in informing you. See as follows: 

WA Electoral Commission - https://www.elections.wa.gov.au/elections/local

Department of Local Government - https://www.dlgsc.wa.gov.au/localgovernment/forcommunity/Pages/Council-Elections.aspx 

  • View MEDIA RELEASE - COUNCIL MEETING DATES 2020

    MEDIA RELEASE - COUNCIL MEETING DATES 2020

    The Shire of Merredin welcomes ratepayers and members of the community to Council Meetings that are open to the public on the following dates for 2020

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  • View MEDIA RELEASE - ROADSIDE CONSERVATION GRANT

    MEDIA RELEASE - ROADSIDE CONSERVATION GRANT

    The Shire of Merredin has been successful with a funding application to the State NRM Office.

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