LOCAL GOVERNMENT ORDINARY ELECTION 16 OCTOBER 2021 - DRAWING OF LOTS ON THE BALLOT PAPER

Public Notice 34/21

September 7, 2021

In accordance with section 4.56 (a) of the Local Government Act 1995, and regulation 30 (1) of the Local Government (Elections) Regulations 1997, should at the close of nominations 4.00pm Thursday 9th September 2021 there be more candidates received than vacancies, a drawing of lots for positions on the ballot paper will be conducted.


This will occur in the Training Room at Shire of Christmas Island, George Fam Centre Murray Road, Christmas Island on Friday the 10th September 2021 at 9.00am


The timing of drawing the lots is to provide sufficient time for the vetting of candidates nominations to ensure all candidates have complied with revised declaration on the nomination form 8.


All members of the public and candidates are welcome to witness the drawing of lots for positions on ballot paper.

David Price

Chief Executive Officer/Returning Officer