Councillor Vacancy - Division 4

The Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Whitsunday Regional Council, Mr Bruce Davidson, in accordance with Section 166 of the Local Government Act 2009, invites nominations for the position of Councillor for Division 4 of the Whitsunday Regional Council Local Government Area, which is to be filled until the next quadrennial local government elections in 2020. 

As we're in the final part of the current term of Council (as defined at section 161(5) of the Local Government Act 2009) but we're more than 6 months away from the 2020 elections, section 166(5) of the Act states that Council must fill the vacancy in the office of a Councillor by appointment by resolution of Council.

Interested persons must meet qualifications to be a councillor in accordance with Section 152 of the Local Government Act 2009 which states:

A person is qualified to be a councillor of a local government only if the person - 

(a) is an adult Australian citizen; and
(b) resides in the local government’s area; and
(c) is enrolled on an electoral roll kept under the Electoral Act, section 58; and
(d) is not disqualified from being a councillor because of a section in this division.

Nominations must be submitted on the proposed nomination form, which is available at Council’s Customer Service Centres or by clicking on the link below:

Invitation to nominate for the position of Councillor Division 4

Nominations must be received by the due date of 5pm Wednesday 17 April 2019 and addressed to:

Acting Chief Executive Officer
Whitsunday Regional Council
Mr Bruce Davidson
PO Box 104
Proserpine QLD  4800

Or electronically via email to info@whitsundayrc.qld.gov.au

For more information on the nomination process please contact Bruce Davidson, Acting Chief Executive Officer on (07) 4945 0207 or by email at bruce.davidson@whitsundayrc.qld.gov.au

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