Nominations for Council close 12 noon today

The Electoral Commission, Mr Bill Shepheard, has advised that nominations for the NT Council Elections will close at 12 noon SHARP today (Thursday 1 March).

Should you be thinking of nominating for Council Elections you can pick up a Candidate Infomration Pack and fill out a nomination form at any East Arnhem Shire Council Office.

Candidates, public and media are invited to attend the public declaration of nominations and draw for ballot positions at the East Arnhem Shire Council Chambers in Nhulunbuy on Friday 2 March 2012 at 12 noon.

Should candidate numbers exceed the number of vacancies, an election will be required and a draw by lot will be held to determine the order of candidate names on the ballot paper.

Call 1800 MYVOTE or visit www.ntec.nt.gov.au