The City of Canning Council welcomed three new Councillors and two existing Councillors at the Local Government Election on 21 October 2017.

Voter participation was 33% this year, an increase in participation from the 2015 election of 30.73%.

The new Council will be sworn in on 31 October 2017 at a Special Council Meeting.

The new Councillors will be invited to attend several Council training sessions, the first on Monday 30 October 2017 at the City of Canning Administration Centre.

All Councillors receive ongoing training during their terms on a range of topics from Council meeting procedures, the roles and responsibilities of Council and the importance of being transparent and accountable.  Training is be conducted by the City of Canning, WALGA and the Department of Local Government and Communities.

Here are the results for the 2017 Canning Local Government election: 

  • Bannister Ward: Patrick Hall
  • Beeliar Ward: Yaso Ponnuthurai
  • Mason Ward: Graham Barry
  • Nicholson Ward: Tim Porter
  • Beeloo Ward: Sara Saberi


WAEC Election Results

To view the official Election Results notice click here.