First Ballot of the Election
Wednesday, 10 August 2016 marked the close of nominations and the official candidate ballot draw for the forthcoming Cessnock City Council election to be held on Saturday, 10 September 2016.
Cessnock Local Government Area (LGA) is divided into four (4) Wards, with three (3) Councillors per Ward to be elected. Ballot results for the 4 Wards and details of the individuals and group candidates for Cessnock LGA can be found at http://candidates.elections.nsw.gov.au/.
Election Day is less than a month away, with pre-poll commencing on 29 August 2016 and applications for postal votes now open. Voting is compulsory. Further details regarding pre-poll and polling day places are available at http://www.cessnock.nsw.gov.au/council/election.