Due to the passing of a member of the council, a supplementary election was necessary to fill the vacancy of councillor for Eyre ward.
||5:00 pm, Tuesday 30 November 2021
|Opening of nominations
||Thursday 30 December 2021
||12 noon, Thursday 13 January 2022
|Dispatch of ballot material to electors
||Tuesday 1 February and Monday 7 February 2022
|Close of voting (polling day)
||12 noon, Monday 21 February 2022
|Scrutiny and count
||10:00 am Tuesday 22 February 2022
Close of roll
The voters roll for this supplementary election closed at 5:00 pm on Tuesday 30 November 2022.
At the close of nominations at 12 noon on Thursday 13 January 2022, a total of 3 nominations were received and accepted for the supplementary election. In accordance with the Local Government (Elections) Act 1999, a draw was held to determine the order of candidates names to appear on the ballot paper. The result of the draw and profiles for each of the candidates are printed below. This information is provided by the candidate and neither the returning officer nor the Mid Murray Council takes responsibility or bears liability for the information contained within.
List of candidates and their profiles
Contact details: 0418 842 812
With a passion for country communities, and comprehensive understanding of council procedures, I am a professional who can 'hit the ground running' ensuring no time is wasted in achieving results for the Mid Murray district. Future opportunities for MMC are endless, benefiting tourism, business and residents, and I am extremely dedicated to working together with the community, current Councillors and administration to explore all the exciting opportunities that are available. My positive approach and proactive attitude mean I strive to get things done and not just talk. Having 30+ years experience in local government in a variety of roles ranging from Customer Service, Human Resources, Governance to Director Community and Corporate, my understanding of local government and the importance of working with community and community inclusion is unquestionable. Married with four adult children I recently established a successful governance consulting business after a long career working with SA country councils.
Contact details: 0408 797 792
Contact details: 0455 382 366
|Envelopes rejected at preliminary scrutiny
|Ballot papers not returned in envelope
||623 (30.51%) of the total enrolment
First preference votes
Below are the first preference votes received by the candidates in the order they appeared on the ballot paper. Percentages have been rounded to two decimal places.
|Candidate||First preference votes||Percentage|
|TREDREA, Wayne||171|| 28.17%|
|BROKENSHIRE, Deb||214|| 35.26%|
|GAMERTSFELDER, Jakob||222|| 36.57%|
Distribution of preferences
After the distribution of preferences Deb BROKENSHIRE obtained 263 votes and was elected under quota.
To view the distribution of votes refer to the Mid Murray Council - Eyre Ward - 21 February 2022.