The next election is scheduled for 19 October 2019.
- Elections are held every two years
- The City has eleven Councillors, representing four wards
- The Mayor and Deputy Mayor are elected by the Council at a Special meeting of Council, held after the election
- At each Ordinary Election, at least half the Councillors are elected for a four year term
- The City's elections are conducted as postal elections run by the Western Australian Electoral Commission.
Results of the 21 October 2017 Election are located here.