South Australian Government Gazette

The official publication of the South Australian Government

Election for Southern Mallee District Council

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Close of Roll for Supplementary Election

DUE to the resignation of a member of the Council, a supplementary election will be necessary to fill the vacancy of Councillor for Bews Ward.

The voters roll for this supplementary election will close at 5.00 p.m. on Monday, 31 October 2016.

You are entitled to vote in the election if you are on the State electoral roll. If you have recently turned 18 or changed your residential or postal address you must complete an electoral enrolment form, available from post offices or online at

If you are not eligible to enrol on the State electoral roll you may still be entitled to enrol to vote if you own or occupy a property. Contact the Council to find out how.

Nominations to fill the vacancy will open on Thursday, 24 November 2016 and will be received until 12 noon on Thursday, 8 December 2016.

The election will be conducted entirely by post with the return of ballot material to reach the Returning Officer no later than 12 noon on Monday, 30 January 2017.

D. Gully, Returning Officer