2022 Local Government Elections

Polls for the Tasmanian Council Elections have now closed

The Tasmanian Electoral Commission (TEC) manages the election.

Click here to visit the TEC website and access up-to-date election results & other information.

More Info for Voters

The October edition of the Meander Valley Gazette contains information about most candidates' campaigns. This is available online or in print at no cost from various locations around the muncipality.

A formal list of candidates for election to Meander Valley Council, and a downloadable booklet containing each candidate's statement, is available here: Meander Valley Council - 2022 Candidates

Election Caretaker Arrangements

Meander Valley Council operated under caretaker arrangements during the 2022 election period.

You can view Council's formal policy on this here: Election Caretaker Arrangements Policy.

Information for Candidates

The TEC's Candidate Handbook contains election information and details on procedures, as well as requirements regarding campaigning.

There are a range of other resources available to support candidates and new Councillors in their roles. Check out the links below for more information:

• Tasmanian Electoral Commission - Candidate Information
• Local Government Association of Tasmania - Candidate Learning Modules
• Department of Premier and Cabinet - Good Governance Guide
• Election Signage - Guidelines for Erecting Election Signage in Meander Valley

About Meander Valley Council

General information about our municipality, our values and our future directions can be found in our Plans, Reports & Strategies and Policy Manual.