Under the Local Government Act 1993, Council elections are held on the second Saturday in September every 4 years. The last election for the Carrathool Shire Council was due to be held on Saturday 10 September 2016 however was declared an uncontested election.
By-elections are conducted periodically when a Councillor vacancy occurs. Councils can conduct their own elections or elections can be conducted by the NSW Electoral Commission.
Due to COVID restrictions the last Local Government Election was held on 4 December 2021. For more information on upcoming elections or to ensure your details are correct on the electoral roll you can visit the NSW Electoral Commission website.
2021 Local Government Election Results