The Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) conducted an Electoral Representation Review of Ballarat City Council in 2007. The outcome of the review was: Ballarat City Council consist of nine councillors to be elected from three three councillor wards
This took effect for the November 2008 Council elections. There was no change to the number of nine councillors representing the Ballarat community on Council. The system of voting shall be proportional representation was used for the November election.
Any questions on process can be directed to the Victorian Electoral Commission at 131 832.