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The 2023 Election

 The 2023 election sees the following positions available on Council:

  • Lord Mayor, 4 year term, Term to expire on 16 October 2027
  • 4 Councillors, 4 year terms, Term to expire on 16 October 2027 

Enrolments for the 2023 Election are now closed.

Public Notice: Close of Enrolments: 25 August 2023
Public Notice: Local Government Ordinary Postal Election - Election Notice

Candidate information

Returning Officer

Mr Brian Robartson has been appointed as the Returning Officer for the City of Perth election.    Mr Robartson can be contacted on 0477358080 or email

Candidate information sessions

The City of Perth held a Candidate Information Session on Tuesday, 8 August 2023.

The Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries held an information session on 14 August 2023. A recording of the webinar can be found here.

If you are interested in standing for the City of Perth Council you can find more information here
For election related enquiries, please contact or call 08 9461 3930 or 08 9461 3187. 

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