Meet your Elected Members
As an Elected Member you are required to present the views of the residents to your Council and in turn explain Council policy and decisions to them.
Become an Elected Member
To become a Council Member you must be successfully elected, which involves nominating and running an election campaign.
Elected Member behaviour
Elected Members are required to comply with rules and standards that are set out in the Behavioural Standards for Council Members.
Elected Member registers
Council is required to publish certain registers under legislation, such as gifts and benefits received, training attendance and cost and primary and ordinary returns.
Role of Elected Members
Elected Members are required to represent the views and interests of residents and ratepayers to Council and, in turn, explain Council policy and decisions to residents.
Role of the Mayor
The Mayor is elected to office and presides over meetings and acts as the spokesperson of Council.