2024 election

People walking in front of Sydney Town Hall.

The next election for the City of Sydney Council will be held on Saturday 14 September 2024.

Local government elections in NSW are held every 4 years.

Check if you can vote

If you're a resident in the City of Sydney local area you can check if your enrolment details are up to date with the Australian Electoral Commission. You must enter your details exactly as they appear on the electoral roll. The City of Sydney does not hold electoral information for local residents.

If you're not a resident, you may be entitled to vote as a verified non-resident of the City of Sydney. Check your eligibility.

How to become a councillor

Have you ever thought of becoming a councillor? Bring your skills, influence, knowledge and experience to participate in policy decisions on behalf of your City of Sydney local area.

The Office of Local Government provides information on becoming a councillor, along with an online candidate training tool.

The NSW Electoral Commission provides information about becoming a candidate in the lead up to the 2024 elections.