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The municipality of City of Darwin is divided into four wards. Each ward is represented by three elected members on Council.
City of Darwin (Council) was established in 1957 and operates under the Northern Territory Local Government Act.
There are 13 Elected Members, including the Lord Mayor, all of whom are elected by the people.
Find out more about your Ward and Aldermen
There are four electoral districts or wards within the Darwin municipality (Chan, Lyons, Richardson and Waters.) and each ward returns three aldermen at an election held every four years.
The most recent election was held on 28 August 2021.
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Code of Conduct
Our Elected Members have committed to a Code of Conduct which can be found here.
If you feel one of our Councillors has breached this Code of Conduct, you can make a complaint by completing this form and returning it to Council.
For more information on how City of Darwin manages Code of Conduct complaints, please read the policy here.