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By-election - Akityarre Ward

Central Desert Regional Council and the Northern Territory Electoral Commission (NTEC) advise that community members are invited to stand as a candidate for one (1) Councillor vacancy in the Central Desert Regional Council - Akityarre Ward.
Nominees should lodge their completed nomination forms as soon as possible with Daniel Teudt - Manager Governance or see Kerry Shervey - Council Services Manager, Atitjere.
Nominees must be enrolled electors living in the council area and be nominated by at least three other persons who are eligible to vote at the election. Qualification and disqualification provisions apply.
Nomination forms must be received by the Returning Officer at the NTEC no later than 12 noon SHARP on Friday 26 February 2016.
Enrolment forms are available from the Central Desert Regional Council offices, offices of the NTEC, or can be downloaded from the NTEC website ( You may also enrol or change your details on-line at
If a poll is held, voting is compulsory for all electors enrolled for an address within the Akityarre Ward area.