Council elections

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Council General Elections are held every four years. The last General Elections were conducted in October 2020 by the Victorian Electoral Commission. 

A countback of the formal ballot papers cast in the General Election was conducted by the Victorian Electoral Commission to fill an extraordinary vacancy. The countback took place on 11 January 2021.

The next General Election is scheduled for October 2024.

Our current electoral structure is nine Councillors elected for a four year term to provide representation across an unsubdivided municipality (no wards).

Details of our current Councillors can be found by visiting Our Councillors

If you have any queries please contact our Governance Department on (03) 5871 9222.

2020 Election Results

Moira Shire Council’s last general election was held in October 2020 and results were declared on 6 November 2020.

The following nine Councillors were elected for a four-year term to provide representation across an un‑subdivided municipality:

  • MUSTICA, Libro
  • BOURKE, Kevin J
  • LIMBRICK, Wayne
  • ELLIOTT, Peter
  • MANSFIELD, Peter
  • MARTIN, Marie
  • GOLDMAN, Andrew
  • BROOKS, Julie
  • LAWLESS, Peter Joseph 

Full results of the election can be found on the VEC website.

2021 Election Countback results

A countback of the formal ballot papers cast in the General Election was conducted by the Victorian Electoral Commission to fill an extraordinary vacancy due to the passing of Councillor Andrew Goldman. The countback took place on 11 January 2021 with the following Councillor being elected:

  • COX, Ed

Full results of the countback can be found on the VEC website.

Election Campaign Donations

 2020 Election Campaign Donations
 Candidate Gift/Donation Donor
Julie Brooks No disclosable gifts  
Frederick Douglas No disclosable gifts  
Peter Elliott No disclosable gifts  
Robert McPhee No disclosable gifts  
Peter Lawless No disclosable gifts  
Wayne Limbrick No disclosable gifts  
John Beitzel No disclosable gifts  
Geoff Campbell No disclosable gifts  
Andrew Goldman No disclosable gifts  
Peter Mansfield No disclosable gifts  
Kevin Bourke $400.00
$200.00
Oscar Magnusson
Christopher Bourke
Wendy Buck No disclosable gifts  
Libro Mustica No disclosable gifts  
Marie Martin No disclosable gifts  
Judy Heather $1,000.00 G Browning
Ed Cox No disclosable gifts