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Welcome to Elections ACT

The ACT Electoral Commission, known as Elections ACT, is an independent statutory authority responsible for conducting elections and referendums for the Australian Capital Territory Legislative Assembly. Our mission is to provide the ACT community with high quality electoral services that ensure fair and open elections and referendums.

What's new

27 November
2014

The Electoral Amendment Bill 2014 (No 2) was presented to the ACT Legislative Assembly on 27 November 2014. More information about this bill.

27 November
2014
5 November
2014

The public consultation process for the redistribution of the ACT Legislative Assembly's electoral boundaries will officially commence tomorrow with a call for public submissions. View media release.

1 October
2014

The ACT Electoral Commission has prepared a special report to the ACT Legislative Assembly on proposed changes to the Electoral Act. The special report is available on the election specific publications page.

25 September
2014

The ACT Electoral Commission annual report for 2013/2014 was made available for public viewing on Thursday 25 September 2014. View the annual report.

29 August
2014

Financial disclosure returns for ACT political parties, Members of the Legislative Assembly and associated entities for the 2013/2014 financial year are now available. View the 2013/2014 ACT financial disclosure returns.

6 August
2014

The ACT Legislative Assembly voted to increase the size of the Assembly to 25 Members from the 2016 election, consisting of 5 electorates each returning 5 Members. More information about the increase in the size of the Assembly.

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