When is the Local Government election?

The 2019 Local Government elections are on Saturday 19 October. If you are eligible to vote in the election you will have received your postal vote recently. It is now too late to post your votes however you can still complete your postal vote and pop it into the City of Canning's Administration Building, 1317 Albany Highway, Cannington to make your vote count. You have until 6pm Saturday 19 October to drop your completed postal vote in to the City of Canning.

Is voting compulsory?

While voting in a local government election is not compulsory in Western Australia, all electors are strongly encouraged to vote. It's the most direct way for community members to make a difference in their community.

How do I vote?

The City of Canning’s ordinary elections are administered by the Electoral Commission and are conducted by post. If you are eligible to vote in the election you will have received your postal vote recently. It is now too late to post your votes however you can still complete your postal vote and pop it into the City of Canning's Administration Building, 1317 Albany Highway, Cannington to make your vote count. You have until 6pm Saturday 19 October to drop your completed postal vote in to the City of Canning.