Election Candidate Information and Training Sessions – Coburg

Election Candidate Information and Training Sessions – Coburg

Want to be a councillor? Learn about policy platforms, campaigning and how local government works.

If you are thinking about running as a candidate in this year's local government elections, this workshop will provide everything you need to know about how to campaign, connect with the community and what really happens inside a council.

The workshop will include relevant, accessible and comprehensive training on the business of local government and the journey from community member to candidate and (potentially) councillor.

You will get a comprehensive overview of the business of local government, the roles of councils, councillors and the electoral system.

Topics to be covered will be:

• What is local government
• How does local government work
• Council CEO and the administration
•What is the role of a councillor
• What is the role of council
• Accountability
• Key dates and candidate eligibility
• Understanding your council/ward
• Personal values and election platform
• Campaigning

To book your spot, visit Eventbrite.


Moreland City Council
Sally Curran
Phone: 9240 1111

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