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The City of Sydney local government election is soon.
To ensure you’re eligible to vote or run for Council, check the following dates:
- 27 September: close of non-resident applications to ensure processing in time for the 2021 election.
- 25 October, 6pm: close of rolls – final date for changes to resident’s voting details.
- 3 November, 12pm: close of nominations for candidates.
- 4 December: election day.
Remember voting is compulsory.
For more details visit the NSW Electoral Commission.
City of Sydney News
The latest updates from the City of Sydney. Stories, photos, videos and podcasts about our local area.
NewsHow to feel confident in an emergencyPrepare a plan with this great tool from the Red Cross.17 September 2021
NewsCovid-19 testing and vaccination clinics for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communitiesWalk-in Covid-19 vaccination and testing clinics are open in our area for First Nations people.17 September 2021
News'Youth' by Georgia Brogan wins the Australian Life photography prizeAn image of a pensive young girl in the back of a dimly lit car has taken top honours in the annual Australian Life photography competition.16 September 2021
NewsLittle Sydney Lives 2021 photography competition winners announcedAn impromptu image of a baby cradled by his mother and a water fountain captured at dusk have been selected as winners of the Little Sydney Lives.16 September 2021
NewsGreen Square Library opens as a pop-up Covid-19 vaccination clinicOrganised by Sydney Local Health District and NSW Health, the clinic provides Pfizer vaccines to anyone aged 16 to 59.16 September 2021
NewsApply now to join our Inclusion (Disability) Advisory PanelYour lived experience and advice can help make Sydney more inclusive and accessible for people with disability.13 September 2021
News6 free educational activities for kids at homeKeep children learning through lockdown with these online programs from Sydney’s museums, galleries and festivals.8 September 2021
NewsWatch live: Australian Life photography prize winners announced Lord Mayor Clover Moore and judges Trent Parke and Michaela Skovranova reveal the grand prize winner and people’s choice award for 2021.7 September 2021
NewsDiscover Green Square’s history on foot with a new self-guided walkTransform, available on the Sydney Culture Walks app, documents the neighbourhood’s fascinating history and stunning architecture.7 September 2021
NewsApply to run the Fitzroy Gardens community marketWe’re looking for an applicant who can show innovation and diversity in the Potts Point community.6 September 2021
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