Late on Monday 1 October, the Victorian Electoral Commission released candidate preferences for the coming Geelong Mayor election.
Here’s each candidate’s nomination of preferences, in numerical order.
Most English mayors are elected in a similar fashion to most mayors in Australia: by ward councillors. But in May of this year 11 English cities participated in referenda to determine whether citizens should directly elect their mayors.
Nominations have closed. Nine candidates will vie for the crown of Geelong’s first directly-elected mayor. The race is on. Here’s a brief form guide.