Electoral Commission Queensland

2018 Winton Shire Council - Councillor By-Election

The councillor by-election for the Winton Shire Council is to be held on Saturday, 10 February 2018.

See the election timetable for key dates.


Candidate nominations closed 12pm (noon) Tuesday, 23 January 2018.


Don't forget voting is compulsory.  Click this link for information on the first-past-the-post voting system.

Polling Booths:

The polling booth will operate from 8am to 6pm on election day.

Early Voting (pre-poll):

If you want or need to vote early, drop into the pre-poll centre:

  • Ground Floor, Winton Court House, 59 Vindex Street, Winton 4735
    • 9:00am - 5:00pm Monday 29th January - Friday 2nd February 2018
    • 9:00am - 5:00pm Monday 5th February - Thursday 8th February 2018
    • 9:00am - 6:00pm Friday 9th February 2018

Other Voting Options:

Unable to vote on election day or at a pre-poll centre? There are other ways to cast your ballot:

More Information:

For more details head to the Election Information and Results page:

Election Information and Results

Contact Us:

For general enquiries please phone the ECQ call centre on 1300 881 665.