Nominations for the position of councillor in the Mid Coast ward open on Thursday 23 July 2020.
Do you want to be a councillor?
Becoming a member of Council is an important decision and a great way to make a difference to your local community.
If you are interested in influencing local directions, creating long term positive outcomes in your community and prepared to contribute strategically to decision making processes that benefit the broader community, then you should explore what it takes to be a councillor for the Mid Coast Ward and nominate.
With few exceptions, you can nominate for a position on council regardless of qualifications, religion, race, gender or experience. The City of Onkaparinga encourages nominations from people of diverse backgrounds as this ensures a wide range of views are being represented.
The Electoral Commission SA website details the eligibility criteria for potential candidates.
Nominations open on Thursday 23 July 2020 and close at 12 noon on Thursday 6 August 2020.
Nomination kits will be available to collect from our Noarlunga office, Ramsay Place, Noarlunga Centre from Monday 20 July 2020.
Where to lodge your nomination?
Nominations can be lodged in person at:
- City of Onkaparinga Noarlunga office, Ramsay Place, Noarlunga Centre
- Electoral Commission SA office, Level 6, 60 Light Square, Adelaide
- Electoral Commission SA website
A 150 word candidate profile will be required with your nomination together with a 'head and shoulder' photo, which will be published on the Electoral Commission SA website.
Authorised by Scott Ashby, CEO, Ramsay Place, Noarlunga Centre SA 5168.