Councillors play an important community leadership role and being on a
council is a way you can make sure community perspectives are heard and
Becoming a councillor is a big decision and its important you are
aware of what your obligations and commitments will be if you are
To be able to nominate in a Western Australian local
government election, you must complete this induction. You will be asked
to declare that you have done so when completing the nomination form.
It is an offence to make false or misleading statements on the
The induction should take no longer than one hour to complete.
If you have any difficulties in completing the induction, please contact the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries via firstname.lastname@example.org or 61 8 9492 9762.