Board Elections 2023

The VLGA Returning Officer now calls for nominations for the 2023 board elections. There are two elected representative (councillor) vacancies to be filled. In accordance with clause 31 of the VLGA’s Constitution, the two elected board members will hold office for three years subject to the provisions of this clause.

To nominate, please contact for a nomination form. This form must be received no later than 5:00pm (AEST) on Monday 29 May 2023.

Election timeline:

Friday 12 May 2023 - nominations open

Monday 29 May 2023 (5:00pm) - nominations close

Thursday 1 June (12:01am) until Wednesday 14 June (5:00pm) 2023 – Electronic Voting Ballot – A secret ballot will be conducted online

Wednesday 14 June 2023 – The Returning Officer declares candidates elected

Friday 1 July 2023 – The elected board members' appointment commences.

*Please note, a council must be a VLGA member by midday on the 26 May 2023 in order for a councillor at the council to be eligible to nominate.

For further information, please contact the VLGA on 9349 7999 or