Saturday, June 23, 2018
Berrigan Shire Council

Welcome

Berrigan Shire is situated in the Southern Riverina and consists predominantly of irrigated rural land, therefore its main income is derived from the agriculture industry. Berrigan Shire is located to the north of the Murray River, half way between Albury and Echuca.

The council boundaries encompass the towns of Barooga, Berrigan, Finley and Tocumwal which offer a range of first class lifestyle opportunities including recreation, health and education facilities.We welcome you to our website and hope you take the time to explore the site and learn more about Berrigan Shire Council.

 

BY-ELECTION SATURDAY, 14 JULY 2018

A by-election will be held in the Berrigan local government area on Saturday, 14 July 2018 to elect one councillor.

If you are enrolled in the Berrigan local government area, you must vote. To check your enrolment details, visit www.elections.nsw.gov.au or call 1300 135 736.

Voting on election day

Voting will take place on Saturday, 14 July 2018 between the hours of 8am and 6pm.

 

Polling Places

Locality

Venue Name

Address

Barooga

Barooga Public School

Hay Street, Barooga

Berrigan

Berrigan Public School

25-29 Momalong Street, Berrigan

Finley

Finley High School

Tocumwal Street, Finley

Tocumwal

Tocumwal Public School

Morris Street, Tocumwal

For accessibility information visit www.elections.nsw.gov.au or call 1300 135 736

Voting before election day

You may be entitled to a postal or pre-poll vote. For details, visit www.elections.nsw.gov.au or call 1300 135 736.

Pre-poll voting

You can vote early in person from Monday, 2 July 2018 at the Returning Officer’s office, 41 Deniliquin Street, Tocumwal NSW 2714.

Pre-poll voting hours:

 

  • Monday, 2 July to Thursday 12 July 2018: 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Friday 13 July: 8:00am-6:00pm
  • Closed weekends

Voting by post

You can apply online for a postal vote from www.elections.nsw.gov.au or by calling 1300 135 736. Your application must be completed and received by the Returning Officer no later than 5pm Monday, 9 July 2018.

 

Candidates

Name of candidate

Party Affiliation

REYNOLDSON Roger

 

SILVESTER Ruth

Independent

 

CANDIDATE INFORMATION SHEETS

 

Each candidate’s information sheet is available for viewing at www.elections.nsw.gov.au or at the Returning Officer’s office or at polling places.

 

Voting is compulsory

Voting is compulsory for all electors of the Berrigan local government area. The penalty for not voting is $55.

 

Information: www.elections.nsw.gov.au or call 1300 135 736

 

For enquiries in languages other than English, call our interpreting service 13 14 50

For hearing and speech impaired enquiries, call us via the National Relay Service on 13 36 77

Stacey Almond

Returning Officer

 

Contact Us

Phone
(03) 5888 5100
Fax
(03) 5885 2092
Post
56 Chanter Street, Berrigan, NSW, 2712

Hours of Operation

The Berrigan Shire Council is open:

8am to 5pm Monday to Friday

The Bendigo Bank Community Branch is open:

9am to 4pm Monday to Friday

Closed on public holidays