Local Government Election 2024

The next Local Government Election will be held on 14 September 2024.

The Local Government Election will be held on 14 September 2024.

Information about the election and key dates can be found on the NSW Electoral Commission website

You can also check your enrolment details for the residential roll to ensure they are up to date. The residential roll is a list of people who live within the Council area and are eligible to vote in the election.

Non-Residential Rolls

The non-residential rolls provide people who are non-resident owners, occupiers and rate-paying lessees of rateable land within the Council area an opportunity to have a say in who is elected to Council.

See further information regarding non-residential rolls.


Links to the two non-residential application forms can be found below:

For individual owners, occupiers and ratepaying lessees

For nomination of an elector by joint/several, corporate or trustee owners, occupiers or ratepaying lessees

Submitting the Forms

As outlined on the forms, completed forms are to be received by 6pm on 5 August 2024, either via

  • By post: PO Box 42 Merrylands NSW 2160
  • In person: 16 Memorial Avenue, Merrylands NSW 2160 during business hours
  • By email:

Information for Candidates

If you are passionate about what happens in the Cumberland local government area, becoming a Councillor is an exciting opportunity to make a difference and to represent the interests of residents.

Upcoming Events

27 June 2024 | 5:30pm to 8pm

LGNSW Pre-Election Candidate Briefing

LGNSW will be facilitating a Pre-Election Candidate briefing for those interested in becoming a Councillor to gain a better understanding of the roles and responsibilities as an elected member of Council.

Useful Links

Please see below links for useful information and keep your eye out for further updates on Council's website.

Council Wards Map

You will need to vote at a location within the ward you reside in. To find out which ward you live in, please search the below ward map.

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Cumberland City Council Wards map