In accordance with Section 5.27 of the Local Government Act 1995, the general meeting of electors is to be held once every financial year to consider the contents of the annual report for the previous year, and consider other general business.
In accordance with the Local Government (Administration) Regulations 1996, the Presiding Person is to preside at a general or special meeting of electors and is to determine the procedure to be followed.
The procedure is published in the agenda.
Definition of Elector
An elector is defined in the Local Government Act 1995. An elector is a person who is eligible to vote in an election of the City of Wanneroo. For the purpose of meetings of electors, the definition of an elector is to include ratepayers.
All proposed motions must be moved and seconded by an elector present at the meeting before the motion can be discussed or voted on at the meeting.