Local Government Elections are held every two years, on the third Saturday in October, with half of the Council seats becoming vacant on a biennial rotation.
The next Shire of East Pilbara Local Government Election will be held on Saturday 16 October 2021.
In 2021, the following Elected Member positions will become vacant:
South Ward: 3 vacancies
North Ward: 1 vacancy
East Ward: 1 vacancy
Central Ward: 1 vacancy
Shire of East Pilbara elections are conducted by the Western Australian Electoral Commission as postal elections.
Are you interested in becoming an elected member?
An information session for people interested in standing for Council is run by the Shire prior to the opening of nominations for each election. All members of the public are welcome to attend.
More information will be posted as the election date gets closer.