City of Palmerston

Candidate Information Session

Want to help your community? Want to be involved in your Council?

City of Palmerston will be holding an informal information session with Q&A for potential candidates interested in running at the next general election for Palmerston on:

WHEN: Wednesday 31 January 2018
TIME: 5.30-7pm
WHERE: Council Chambers, Civic Plaza

Presentations will be heard from representatives from the;
Northern Territory Electoral Commission
Department of Housing and Community Development

Damien Ryan; President of the Local Government Association of Northern Territory and Alice Springs Mayor

This session will provide information on the role and expectations of Elected Members, policies and procedures, support that is available, the process of eligibility and how to nominate as a candidate for Council election. It will also provide an opportunity for potential candidates to meet key people within local government and ask questions.

Nominations for the next general election for Palmerston opens on 2 February 2018.

For more information on Local Government Elections, please visit the NT Electoral Commission website

A Place for People

Council Offices
Civic Plaza, First Floor
1 Chung Wah Terrace,
Palmerston, NT, 0831
Palmerston, NT 0831

P 08 8935 9922 (24 hour service)
F 08 8935 9900

Office Hours
Monday to Friday 8.15am - 5.00pm
Closed public holidays

Palmerston Library
Goyder Square, The Boulevard
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9999
F 08 8935 9998

Opening Hours
Monday - Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 12pm - 8pm
Saturday 10am - 1pm
Sunday 1pm - 4pm
Closed public holidays

Palmerston Recreation Centre
11 The Boulevard
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9975
F 08 8935 9900

Office Hours
Monday - Friday 8.15am - 5pm
Closed public holidays