Vertical Tabs About The council acts as a community board representing community interests at council and committee meetings. Your elected members The City of Fremantle Council has 13 elected members - 12 councillors and the mayor. Council and committee meetings As a member of our community, council decisions often affect you directly and we encourage your interest and participation in local issues. Council groups and advisory committees The City of Fremantle has established advisory and working groups to assist in developing strategies and policies with community input. Local government elections Local government elections are held every two years on the third Saturday in October. The next election will be held in 2021.