2021 NSW Local Government Elections

The 2021 NSW Local Government elections will be held on Saturday, 04 December 2021

Local government elections are a vital part of the democratic process, ensuring local councils are accountable to their local communities. 

Click here to find candidates for the Local Government Election 2021

Snowy Valleys Council is made up of 9 councillors (one of whom is the mayor). Councillors elected in September 2021 will serve a reduced three-year term after the 2020 election was postponed by 12 months due to COVID-19.  

Being a Councillor is a rewarding opportunity to:

  • Make decisions that help people in your local community
  • Influence the long term vision and direction for your community
  • Learn new skills such as leadership, public speaking and advocacy
  • Work with diverse and passionate people on a range of issues
  • Balance the needs and priorities of your community
  • Show leadership and make the best decisions for your community.