Local Government Elections

The NSW Local Government Elections were held on Saturday 4 December 2021. The results of the local government elections will be progressively declared between Tuesday 21 December - Thursday 23 December 2021.

City of Newcastle's election will be administered by the NSW Electoral Commission. For all information including key dates please visit the NSW Electoral Commission website or phone them on 1300 135 736.

Charter of Commitment Honesty

At its meeting of 26 October 2021, the Council of the City of Newcastle unanimously resolved to establish a City of Newcastle Charter of Budget Honesty for all candidates contesting the 2021 Local Government Election.

Further information is available here.