Information for Voters

Enrolment and voting

The Victorian Electoral Commission has a range of general information about local government elections and advice on enrolment and voting in the elections available here.

Information for Candidates

The VEC publishes a range of guidance materials for candidates in the Local Government elections, including advice on eligibility, the nominations process and campaigning available here.

Candidate Training

All candidates must complete Local Government Candidate Training before they are able to nominate.

You must complete the training before formally nominating as a candidate.

You can find out more and take the course here.


Information for Councils

The VEC and LGV have released a Guidance Note for Councils to provide guidance in relation to the preparation of voters’ rolls for the 2024 Local Government general election. The guidance material is available here.

Election Integrity

The Local Government Inspectorate is the integrity agency for local government in Victoria.

They publish a range of guidance on election donations and other integrity matters available here.