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
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