Council Elections

2021 Mayoral by-election results

The results can be found on the Electoral Commission Queensland's website here

2020 Council Electoral results

The Mayoral election results can be found here.

The Councillor election results were declared on two different dates and can be found here and here

Local Government Elections

In the Rockhampton Region, voters elect one Mayor, and vote for a Councillor to represent the Division in which they live. There are seven Divisions in the Rockhampton Region. If you are unsure which Council division you reside in, please feel free to contact Council's Customer Service on 07 4932 9000.

The current elected members for Rockhampton Regional Council are as follows:

Mayor - Councillor Tony Williams 

Deputy Mayor and Division 2 - Councillor Neil Fisher

Division 1 - Councillor Shane Latcham

Division 3 - Vacant

Division 4 - Councillor Ellen Smith

Division 5 - Councillor Cherie Rutherford

Division 6 - Councillor Drew Wickerson

Division 7 - Councillor Donna Kirkland

For more information or to enrol to vote please visit the Electoral Commission Queensland (ECQ) website

Local Government in Queensland

Local governments in Queensland are guided by the Local Government Act 2009 which came into operation from 1 July 2010. The State Government Department of State Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning oversee this legislation. For more information please visit the Department website