New South Wales
Shire offices in Cowra
Location in New South Wales
|Population||12,147 (2011 census)|
|• Density||4.323/km2 (11.196/sq mi)|
|Area||2,810 km2 (1,084.9 sq mi)|
The Mayor of Cowra Shire Council is Bill West.
Cowra Shire Council has nine councillors elected proportionally as a single ward. All councillors are elected for a fixed four-year term of office. The mayor is elected by the councillors at the first meeting of the Council. The most recent by-election was held on 23 February 2013, and the makeup of the Council is as follows:
|Independents and Unaligned||9|
The current Council is:
|Judi Smith||Unaligned||Deputy Mayor|
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Cowra (A)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 1 May 2013.
- "Cowra Shire Council". Division of Local Government. Retrieved 28 November 2006.
- "Cowra Shire Council: Summary of First Preference and Group Votes for each Candidate". Local Government Elections 2012. Electoral Commission of New South Wales. 15 September 2012. Retrieved 16 October 2012.[dead link]