The Kulin Shire Council exists to sustain, improve and develop the Kulin region through the provision and facilitation of infrastructure, services and opportunities in a manner which will instill community pride while giving a vibrant, socially and economically sustainable environment for businesses and families.
Shire of Kulin Ordinary Council Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month commencing at 1.00pm unless varied by Council for a specific purpose (May and November commence at 3.00pm). Council Meetings, by resolution, are not held during January of each year, unless a Special Meeting is arranged.
A 15 minute public question time is held at the beginning of each meeting where residents are welcome to ask questions, with or without notice, or raise an issue considered relevant to the operation of the Council. In some cases prior notification of a proposed question is considered prudent, particularly if the matter requires some research. Residents are also permitted to attend the whole Council meeting if desired, however are not permitted to speak (unless directed by the President) or take part in debate on any agenda item.
|February||Wednesday 20 February 1.00pm|
|March||Wednesday 20 March 1.00pm|
|April||Wednesday 17 April 1.00pm|
|May||Wednesday 15 May 3.00pm|
|June||Wednesday 19 June 1.00pm|
|July||Wednesday 17 July 1.00pm|
|August||Wednesday 21 August 1.00pm|
|September||Wednesday 18 September 1.00pm|
|October||Wednesday 16 October 1.00pm|
|November||Wednesday 20 November 3.00pm|
|December||Wednesday 18 December 1.00pm|
Electors Meeting: The Annual Electors Meeting is usually held in October each year following the ordinary Council Meeting. This meeting presents reports on the activities of the preceding 12 months, the annual statements and the Auditor's Report. Members of the public are encouraged to attend and are invited to ask Council questions.
Public Meetings: From time to time the Council will call a public meeting on an item of community interest. Wide advertising is given to such meetings.
RESULTS OF ELECTION FOR THE SHIRE OF KULIN
At the Close of Nominations at 4pm on 12 September 2019, for the Local Government Election planned for 19 October 2019, I can advise that 5 nominations had been received.
As the number of nominations equalled the 5 Councillor positions vacant – the result of the election is a follows;
WARD CANDIDATE RESULT TERM EXPIRY
WEST WARD Barry West Elected Unopposed 2023
EAST WARD Lucia Varone Elected Unopposed 2023
TOWN WARD Roberta Bowey Elected Unopposed 2023
TOWN WARD Jarron Noble Elected Unopposed 2023
CENTRAL WARD Bradley Taylor Elected Unopposed 2023
I congratulate the candidates elect on their election.
12 September 2019