Local Government Elections - 4 December 2021

The next Local Government elections will be held between 8am – 6pm on Saturday 4 December 2021.

Have your say on how your local area is governed by voting in the upcoming elections.

Where to vote

You will only be able to vote in person in your council area.

Early voting or pre-poll is available from Monday 22 November - Friday 3 December 2021.

Any person enrolled to vote may vote by pre-poll.

Polling locations:  
Pre-polling locations:  

Skip to list of polling locations

Who can vote

Voting is compulsory for all residents on the electoral role. Check your enrolment details are up-to-date with the Australian Electoral Commission.

You can vote as a resident or as a non-resident. You can only vote once.

Vote as a resident

You are eligible to vote in the Bayside Council election if you are:

  • enrolled to vote with the NSW Electoral Commission, and

  • a resident living within the Bayside Local Government area.

Vote as a non-resident

You are eligible to vote in the Bayside Council election if you are:

  • listed on the non-resident roll, and either

  • the owner of rateable land within the Bayside Local Government area, or

  • an occupier or rate-paying leasee of rateable land within the Bayside Local Government area.

Other ways to vote

You can vote in person or via post.

In person

You can vote in person on 4 December 2021, or before the polling day at one of our pre-polling sites.

We will publish the polling locations and times once they are confirmed.

Postal voting

You can only vote by post if you are a general postal voter.

General postal voters will receive their ballot papers in the mail.

To become a general postal voter, you must apply to the Australian Electoral Commission and satisfy their eligibility criteria.

You may be eligible to be a general postal voter if you are:

  • enrolled at an address more than 20 kilometres away from a polling place

  • a patient at a hospital or nursing home and unable to travel to a polling place

  • unable to travel due to being infirm at home

  • caring for a seriously ill or infirm person

  • serving a prison sentence of less than 3 years

  • registered as a silent elector

  • unable to attend a polling place due to religious beliefs

  • unable to sign your name due to a physical incapacity

  • registered as an overseas elector

  • a member of the defence force, or a defence civilian serving outside Australia, or

  • an Australian Federal Police officer or staff member serving outside Australia.

List of polling and pre-polling locations

Ward 1

Find your ward

Type

Venue Address Accessibility Hours
Polling place Banksmeadow Public School Trevelyan street, Banksmeadow NSW 2019 Assisted access, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Beckenham Mascot Uniting Church Hall 40 King Street, Eastlakes NSW 2018 Assisted access, Building has lips and/or steps, No designated accessible parking spot, No accessible toilet, Path of travel from car park may be difficult 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Botany Public School 1076 Botany Road, Botany NSW 2019 Assisted access, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Daceyville Public School Joffre Crescent, Daceyville NSW 2032 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place J J Cahill Memorial High School Sutherland Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Assisted access, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Mascot Public School King Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Assisted access, Path of travel from car park may be difficult 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Matraville Public School Bunnerong Road, Matraville NSW 2036   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Pagewood Public School 60 Page Street, Botany NSW 2019 Assisted access, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Rockdale Public School Lord Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, Building has lips and/or steps, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place South Sydney High School Paine Street, Maroubra NSW 2035 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place St Agnes Primary School Matraville 511 Bunnerong Road, Matraville NSW 2036 Assisted access, Building has lips and/or steps, No designated accessible parking spot, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place The Alf Kay Eastlakes Community Hall Florence Avenue, Eastlakes NSW 2018 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Pre-Polling place Bayside Returning Officer's Office 1423 Botany Road, Botany NSW 2019 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Hurstville Senior Citizens Centre 91 Queens Road , Hurstville NSW 2220   Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Kogarah Senior Citizens Centre 15 Taylor Street, Kogarah NSW 2217 Assisted access, No accessible toilet Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Maroubra Senior Citizens Centre 6 Alma Road, Maroubra NSW 2035 Fully wheelchair accessible Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Mascot Wesley Uniting Church 118 Coward Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking, No designated accessible toilet Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Rockdale Town Hall Bryant Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Ward 2

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Type Venue Address Accessibility Hours
Polling place Arncliffe Public School Segenhoe Street, Arncliffe NSW 2205 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot, Path of travel from car park may be difficult 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Arncliffe West Infants School 7 Loftus Street, Turrella NSW 2205   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Athelstane Public School Wollongong Road, Arncliffe NSW 2205   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Bayside Anglican Church 54 Forest Road, Arncliffe NSW 2205 Assisted access, Access ramp does not meet standards, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Beckenham Mascot Uniting Church Hall 40 King Street, Eastlakes NSW 2018 Assisted access, Building has lips and/or steps, No designated accessible parking spot, No accessible toilet, Path of travel from car park may be difficult 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Coronation Hall Arncliffe 23 Barden Street, Arncliffe NSW 2205 Fully wheelchair accessible 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Gardeners Road Public School 827 Botany Road, Rosebery NSW 2018 Fully wheelchair accessible 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place J J Cahill Memorial High School Sutherland Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Assisted access, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Mascot Public School King Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Assisted access, Path of travel from car park may be difficult 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Mascot Senior Citizens Hall Aloha Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Assisted access, Building has lips and/or steps, No designated accessible parking spot, No accessible toilet, Access ramp does not meet standards 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Rockdale Public School Lord Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, Building has lips and/or steps, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Rockdale Uniting Church Hall 9-11 Bay Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, Building has lips and/or steps, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Pre-Polling place Bayside Returning Officer's Office 1423 Botany Road, Botany NSW 2019 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Hurstville Senior Citizens Centre 91 Queens Road , Hurstville NSW 2220   Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Kogarah Senior Citizens Centre 15 Taylor Street, Kogarah NSW 2217 Assisted access, No accessible toilet Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Maroubra Senior Citizens Centre 6 Alma Road, Maroubra NSW 2035 Fully wheelchair accessible Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Mascot Wesley Uniting Church 118 Coward Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking, No designated accessible toilet Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Rockdale Town Hall Bryant Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Ward 3

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Type Venue Address Accessibility Hours
Polling place Arncliffe Public School Segenhoe Street, Arncliffe NSW 2205 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot, Path of travel from car park may be difficult 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place AS Tanner Hall ( formerly St George Archers Hall ) Burlington Street, Monterey NSW 2217   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Athelstane Public School Wollongong Road, Arncliffe NSW 2205   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Bardwell Park Infants School 4 Crewe Lane, Bardwell Park NSW 2207   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Bexley Baptist Church 484 Forest Road, Bexley NSW 2207   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Bexley North Public School Wilkinson Road, Bexley North NSW 2207 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Bexley Public School 330-354 Forest Road, Bexley NSW 2207 Fully wheelchair accessible 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Brighton-Le-Sands Public School 35 Crawford Road, Brighton-Le-Sands NSW 2216 Assisted access, Access ramp does not meet standards 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Kogarah High School Gladstone Street, Kogarah NSW 2217 Assisted access, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, No designated accessible parking spot, Access ramp does not meet standards 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Rockdale Public School Lord Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, Building has lips and/or steps, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Rockdale Town Hall Bryant Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Rockdale Uniting Church Hall 9-11 Bay Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, Building has lips and/or steps, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Society of St Pius X 280 West Botany Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place St George School 2A Marshall Street, Kogarah NSW 2217 Fully wheelchair accessible 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place St Joseph's Parish Centre Rockdale 6 Parker Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot, Path of travel from car park may be difficult 8.00am - 6.00pm
Pre-Polling place Bayside Returning Officer's Office 1423 Botany Road, Botany NSW 2019 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Hurstville Senior Citizens Centre 91 Queens Road , Hurstville NSW 2220   Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Kogarah Senior Citizens Centre 15 Taylor Street, Kogarah NSW 2217 Assisted access, No accessible toilet Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Maroubra Senior Citizens Centre 6 Alma Road, Maroubra NSW 2035 Fully wheelchair accessible Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Mascot Wesley Uniting Church 118 Coward Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking, No designated accessible toilet Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Rockdale Town Hall Bryant Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Ward 4

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Type Venue Address Accessibility Hours
Polling place Bexley Baptist Church 484 Forest Road, Bexley NSW 2207   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Bexley North Public School Wilkinson Road, Bexley North NSW 2207 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Bexley Public School 330-354 Forest Road, Bexley NSW 2207 Fully wheelchair accessible 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Carlton Public School 60 Cameron Street, Bexley NSW 2207 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Carlton-Kogarah Baptist Church Durham Street, Carlton NSW 2218   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Kingsgrove Bexley North Community Centre 54A Shaw Street, Bexley North NSW 2207 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot, Door width less than 850mm but more than 740mm 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Kingsgrove Community Aid Centre Inc 30 Morgan Street, Kingsgrove NSW 2208 Fully wheelchair accessible 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Kingsgrove High School Kingsgrove Road, Kingsgrove NSW 2208 Assisted access, Path of travel from car park may be difficult 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Kogarah High School Gladstone Street, Kogarah NSW 2217 Assisted access, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, No designated accessible parking spot, Access ramp does not meet standards 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Kogarah Senior Citizens Centre Taylor Street, Kogarah NSW 2217 Assisted access, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Ramsgate Public School Chuter Avenue, Ramsgate NSW 2217   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Rockdale Public School Lord Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, Building has lips and/or steps, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Rockdale Uniting Church Hall 9-11 Bay Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, Building has lips and/or steps, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place St Joseph's Parish Centre Rockdale 6 Parker Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot, Path of travel from car park may be difficult 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Sydney Technical High School 686 Forest Road, Bexley NSW 2207 Assisted access, No accessible toilet, Building has lips and/or steps 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place West Bexley Uniting Church Hall 80A St Georges Road, Bexley NSW 2207 Fully wheelchair accessible 8.00am - 6.00pm
Pre-Polling place Bayside Returning Officer's Office 1423 Botany Road, Botany NSW 2019 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Hurstville Senior Citizens Centre 91 Queens Road , Hurstville NSW 2220   Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Kogarah Senior Citizens Centre 15 Taylor Street, Kogarah NSW 2217 Assisted access, No accessible toilet Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Maroubra Senior Citizens Centre 6 Alma Road, Maroubra NSW 2035 Fully wheelchair accessible Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Mascot Wesley Uniting Church 118 Coward Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking, No designated accessible toilet Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Rockdale Town Hall Bryant Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Ward 5

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Type Venue Address Accessibility Hours
Polling place AS Tanner Hall ( formerly St George Archers Hall ) Burlington Street, Monterey NSW 2217   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Brighton-Le-Sands Public School 35 Crawford Road, Brighton-Le-Sands NSW 2216 Assisted access, Access ramp does not meet standards 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Kyeemagh Infants School Beehag Street, Kyeemagh NSW 2216 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot, No accessible toilet 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Ramsgate Public School Chuter Avenue, Ramsgate NSW 2217   8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Rockdale Public School Lord Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, Building has lips and/or steps, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Rockdale Uniting Church Hall 9-11 Bay Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, Building has lips and/or steps, Path of travel from car park may be difficult, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Sans Souci Community Pre-School 95 Clareville Avenue, Sandringham NSW 2219 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Sans Souci Literary Institute 107 Ramsgate Road, Ramsgate NSW 2219 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place Sans Souci Public School 413 Rocky Point Road, Sans Souci NSW 2219 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place St Andrews Brighton-Le-Sands Uniting Church 41-43 Kings Road, Brighton-Le-Sands NSW 2216 Assisted access, Access ramp does not meet standards, No designated accessible parking spot 8.00am - 6.00pm
Polling place St Marks Anglican Church Hall Brighton-Le-Sands 1-3 Trafalgar Street, Brighton-Le-Sands NSW 2216   8.00am - 6.00pm
Pre-Polling place Bayside Returning Officer's Office 1423 Botany Road, Botany NSW 2019 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Hurstville Senior Citizens Centre 91 Queens Road , Hurstville NSW 2220   Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Kogarah Senior Citizens Centre 15 Taylor Street, Kogarah NSW 2217 Assisted access, No accessible toilet Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Maroubra Senior Citizens Centre 6 Alma Road, Maroubra NSW 2035 Fully wheelchair accessible Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Mascot Wesley Uniting Church 118 Coward Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking, No designated accessible toilet Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pre-Polling place Rockdale Town Hall Bryant Street, Rockdale NSW 2216 Assisted access, No designated accessible parking Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm