Polls open for council elections

The Katherine pre-poll centre is open for business.
The Katherine pre-poll centre is open for business.

The polls have opened today for the NT council elections.

Pre-poll voting was opened at 8am at the Katherine shopping centre.

Candidates have been banned from canvassing inside the centre.

The pre-poll centre is open from today until Friday from 8am-5pm.

It is open from Saturday from 9am-5pm.

It opens again on August 21-24 from 8am-5pm and then on Friday open from 8-6pm.

Ballot papers will be issued for all councils, including Roper Gulf and Victoria Daly, from the Katherine centre.

For your vote to count in the NT council elections, number every box in order of choice, starting with one.