Murrumbidgee East Ward By-Election
At 12.15pm today, Wednesday 14 March 2018, NSW Electoral Commission Returning Officer, Mrs Jan Mitchell, declared Mr Patrick Brown elected to represent the Murrumbidgee East Ward.
The declaration follows the by-election which was held in the Murrumbidgee East Ward area on Saturday, 10 March 2018 to elect one Councillor. The by-election was contested by three candidates, Mr Pat Brown, Mr Shane Fraser and Ms Haidee Laycock.
Details of the vote count following distribution of preferences can be seen by visiting the Electoral Commission website
Murrumbidgee Council's first Council Election was held on September 2017.
Local Government Elections are held every 4 years with the election of 9 Councillors for Murrumbidgee Council.
All local government candidates and groups have obligations under the Election Funding and Disclosures Act 1981 (the Act).