Local government elections are held on the third Saturday in October every two years. The next election is scheduled for Saturday 21 October 2017.

The City of South Perth holds postal elections, which are conducted on its behalf by the Western Australian Electoral Commission

To be able to vote in the City of South Perth elections you need to be enrolled. Enrolments for October 2017 elections closed on 1 September 2017.

Residents Absent Owner Occupiers

Removal of address from the roll

The state electoral roll and owner and occupier roll are publicly available for inspection. If you are of the opinion that the publication of your address would place your safety, or the safety of your family, at risk you can apply to have your address removed from the roll.

If you are enrolled on the state electoral roll, you can make a claim under s51B of the Electoral Act 1907. Fill out the Application for Removal of Address from State Electoral Roll form and send it to:

Electoral Commissioner 
GPO Box 9867 
Perth WA 6848

The below forms are also available at the Civic Centre, South Perth and Manning Libraries. 

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