Did you recently receive a voting pack in the post?
This is because the 2018 Council Elections are currently underway. The Elections are being conducted entirely by post.
Voting in the SA Council Elections is not compulsory.
Requirements have been fulfilled that you were issued a voting pack, you are not legally obliged to return it.
However, if would like to participate and you have not already returned your ballot pack, the ballot packs are due by 5pm tomorrow, Friday 9th November 2018.
Unfortunately at this late stage if you have not already received your pack, it is too late to request one.
At this stage, there may also be no guarantee that if you pop it in the post it will reach the destination in time.
You are able to drop your ballot pack into your local council office by 5pm.
Click this link to Find my local Council Office
Enrolment on the state electoral roll IS compulsory if you are:
- Over 18 years of age,
- An Australian citizen or eligible British subject, and
- Have lived at your address at least 1 month
Electoral Commission SA is working with multicultural communities in order to make information more accessible. Brochures are available in 21 different languages.
Click this link to see Information in other Languages
If you have any questions or concerns, phone the Electoral Commission on 1300 655 232 or visit the Electoral Commission website.
Assalaamu’alaykum. Please be informed that Eid Al Adha is on Tuesday, 21 August 2018. Hence, the Day of Arafah will be on Monday, 20 August 2018. Eid Al Adha is the Eid of sacrifice and commitment of Allah’s orders. May Allah bless us with the same in all circles of life, and help all amongst us, who are helpless, worried and waiting for his rehmat. Ameen.
As a regular service, the Muslim Women’s Association of SA provides Emergency Relief to Muslim women and their families…
MWASA is currently in the fortunate position of being able to offer Emergency Relief (for example food vouchers) to Muslim women and their families who are living in the South Eastern region and Southern Adelaide.
We are asking eligible women to contact us so that we can discuss what assistance is available.
We encourage community service providers in the areas specified above to contact us if they wish to refer an eligible client for assistance.
Please don’t hesitate to email or call with any queries or concerns.
You can contact us either by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling the Muslim Women’s Association of SA office on (08) 8212 0800 and speaking to either Shaista or Noor.
To view and print the official letter from our Chairperson, click here: ER_Letter