Event Type Awareness Event
Event Focus Information Sessions
Event Reach All
Event Scope Local Community
Dates 28/07/2018 to 28/07/2018
Start Time 9:30 AM
End Time 12:30 PM
Location Local Government House
Ground Floor, 148 Frome Street
Adelaide SA 5000

For: Individuals interested in standing for election on council

Duration: 1/2 day

Delivery: face2face; webinar; regional; in-house; do-it-yourself


Saturday 28 July 2018

9.30am – 12.30pm Local Government House.

Tuesday 31 July 2018

6.00pm – 9.00pm Local Government House.

Regional and in-house training available during July & August 2018.

Description: This session will overview what it means to be a council member.

It will include the following topics:

  • The role and functions of a council
  • Relationship between councils and other spheres of government
  • Role of an elected member
  • Allowances and expenses
  • Legal responsibilities
  • How elections are conducted
  • Eligibility and the process of nomination
  • Campaigning for election


Contact Us

2a Wasleys Road

PO Box 18

Mallala SA 5502