Richmond Shire Council Councillor by-election

The Electoral Commission of Queensland acknowledges the Traditional Owners of country where the by-election is being conducted, and their connection to land and community. We pay our respects to all Traditional Owners, and Elders past, present and emerging.

In March 2022, a full postal by-election was held to elect a new councillor to Richmond Shire Council.

Voting materials were mailed to electors enrolled to vote in this local government area.

View the Notice of Election Result PDF (0.03 MB)

View the results

Key dates in the election timetable

  • Notice of Election – Friday 11 February 2022.
  • Candidate nominations open - Friday 11 February 2022.
  • Close of electoral roll – Friday 18 February 2022.
  • Candidate nominations close – Monday 21 February 2022, 12pm.
  • Ballot paper order draw – Monday 21 February 2022, 2.30pm.
  • Election day – Saturday 12 March 2022, 8am to 6pm.

Returning Officer

Name: Paul Sutton

RO Office: Richmond Shire Council Chambers, 65 Goldring Street, RICHMOND 4822

Telephone: 0421 641 415