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.

Become an elected member

More information

Please see sections 2.19 to 2.24 of the Local Government Act 1995, visit the Western Australian Electoral Commission website or read the Local Government Election Fact Sheet.