Becoming an elected member

Elected members play a vital leadership role, working together to create and implement the community's vision, strategic direction and values.

If you want to make a difference in your community and have a say in local decision-making, then consider becoming a candidate.

Any eligible elector in the City of Stirling (who is 18 years of age or older and who is not disqualified) can stand as a candidate in the City of Stirling local government elections. Please note, nominees of a body corporate cannot stand for election.