Monash City Council elections
POSTAL ELECTIONS THIS OCTOBER VOTING Ballot packs will be mailed to enrolled voters from Tuesday, 9 October. Your completed ballot paper must be in the hands of the Returning Officer by 6.00 pm on Friday, 26 October 2012. IF YOU WILL BE AWAY If you will be away when ballot packs are mailed, or your address has changed since Friday, 31 August 2012, your ballot pack can be redirected by mailing a request to: Returning Officer Monash City Council elections Victorian Electoral Commission Level 11, 530 Collins St Melbourne Victoria 3000 Please include the address for redirection. Each voter requesting redirection must sign the request. Alternatively, you can fax your request to (03) 9277 7126. Your request must be received by Thursday, 20 September 2012. HOW TO NOMINATE AS A CANDIDATE A completed nomination form, together with a $250 nomination fee, must be lodged in person with the Returning Officer from 9.00 am on Thursday, 20 September to 12 noon on Tuesday, 25 September 2012 at: Monash Seminar and Training Centre, 1A Atherton Road, Oakleigh To help reduce waiting time while applications are processed, prospective candidates are encouraged to pre-complete their nomination form online using the Candidate Helper at vec.vic.gov.au from Friday, 14 September. This form must then be printed out and lodged with the Returning Officer along with the $250 nomination fee. Call the Returning Officer from Wednesday, 19 September 2012 on (03) 9563 0083 to make a nomination appointment. CANDIDATE INFORMATION SESSION When: 7.00 pm, Wednesday, 19 September Where: Council Chamber, Civic Centre, 293 Springvale Road, Glen Waverley Candidate Information Kits containing nomination forms and other electoral information will be available at the information session. JEFF GAZZARD RETURNING OFFICER Monash Seminar and Training Centre, 1A Atherton Road, Oakleigh Tel: (03) 9563 0083 Office opens: 9.00 am, Wed 19 September 2012 Nominations close at 12 noon on Tue 25 September 2012 LARGE PRINT AND BRAILLE BALLOT PAPERS Large print or braille ballot papers are available for voters with low vision who register by Tuesday, 18 September 2012. To register, call (03) 8620 1114 during business hours. Authorised by E. A. Williams, Acting Electoral Commissioner, 530 Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria.