Draw to determine order of MidCoast Council ballot paper to be held at 6pm on August 9

The draw to determine the position of candidates and groups on the MidCoast Council election ballot paper will be held tonight, August 9 at 6pm following the close of nominations.

It will take place at the MidCoast Council returning officer’s office in Forster.

The close of nominations marks the beginning of the official month-long election campaign.

Pre-poll voting opens on Monday, August 28 and closes Friday, September 8 ahead of the September 9 election.