The 2023 election will see the Lord Mayor and four councillor positions contested. These terms will expire 16 October 2027.  

City of Perth voters have the unique opportunity to decide the capital city Council on behalf of all Western Australians. It is a privilege that is afforded to less than one per cent of the State’s population. 

You can view more information about your eligibility to vote or run for Council via the City of Perth website

Alternatively, you can check whether you are entitled and/or enrolled to vote by visiting the Western Australian Electoral Commission website

Important dates:

  • Friday 25 August 2023, 5pm: Close of applications to enrol to vote
  • Saturday 21 October 2023: Election day and announcement of results

For more information on the Elections please visit