Councillors are elected by eligible residents and ratepayers within the community.
Three (3) councillors are elected from the three wards of the Lane Cove local government area, and form the governing body of the Council. The Councillors' role is to direct and control the council's affairs in line with the requirements of the Local Government Act.
Lane Cove Councillors from left to right:
Councillor Brooks-Horn, Councillor Vissel, Councillor Hutchens, Councillor Morris, Councillor Palmer (Mayor), Councillor Brent, Councillor Strassberg, Councillor Bennison (Deputy Mayor) and Councillor Zbik.
At its Extraordinary Meeting on Monday 25 September Council elected its new Mayor and Deputy Mayor. Councillor Pam Palmer has been elected Mayor for two years. At the Ordinary Meeting of 17 September 2018, Councillor Scott Bennison was elected to serve as Deputy Mayor for one year.
The full list of Councillors serving the term of Council until September 2020 includes:
Full details of the election results can be found on the NSW Electoral Commission's website. Any further enquiries regarding the Election including what to do if you were unable to vote, can be directed to the NSW Electoral Commission's website or Help Desk on 1300 135 736.