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Register of political parties

Updated 3 Dec 2014

Official party register

Name Abbreviation Registered officer
Australian Labor Party (ACT Branch) ACT Labor Mr Matthew Byrne
222 City Walk
CANBERRA ACT 2600
Australian Motorist Party A.M.P. Mr David Cumbers
71 Alberga St
KALEEN ACT 2917
Liberal Democratic Party Liberal Democrats Mr David McAlary
26 Cotton Street
DOWNER ACT 2602
Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division) Canberra Liberals Mr Peter Collins
Suite 4, 50 Geils Court
DEAKIN ACT 2600
Marion Lê Social Justice Party Ms Majlinda Bitani
42 Castlereagh Cres
MACQUARIE ACT 2614
The ACT Greens The Greens Ms Annie Oakey
21/36 Gosse Street
KINGSTON ACT 2604
The Community Alliance Party (ACT) Community Alliance Mr Christopher Braddick
53 Percy Crescent
CHAPMAN ACT 2611

Changes to the party register

  • The address of the registered officer for the Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division) changed on 25 November 2014.
  • The registered officer for the Australian Labor Party (ACT Branch) changed on 22 October 2014.
  • The registered officer of The Community Alliance Party (ACT) changed on 29 August 2014.
  • The registered officer of the Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division) changed on 5 June 2014.
  • The registration of Pangallo Independents Party was cancelled with effect from 21 March 2014.
  • The registration of Bullet Train for Canberra was cancelled with effect from 13 August 2013.
  • The registered officer of the Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division) changed on 16 July 2013.
  • The Marion Lê Social Justice Party was registered on 7 August 2012.
  • Bullet Train for Canberra was registered on 2 August 2012.
  • The registered abbreviation of the Australian Labor Party (ACT Branch) changed on 17 July 2012.
  • The registered officer of the Australian Motorist Party changed on 13 September 2011.
  • The registered officer of the Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division) changed on 16 August 2011.
  • The registered officer of the ACT Greens changed on 15 June 2011.
  • The registered officer of the Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division) changed on 26 October 2010.
  • The registration of Free Range Canberra was cancelled with effect from 5 February 2010.
  • The registered officer for the Australian Labor Party (ACT Branch) changed on 15 January 2010.
  • The registration of the Richard Mulcahy Canberra Party was cancelled with effect from 20 November 2009.
  • The registered abbreviation of The Community Alliance Party (ACT) changed on 29 July 2008.
  • The registered abbreviation of the Liberal Democratic Party changed on 11 July 2008.
  • The Richard Mulcahy Canberra Party was registered on 18 July 2008.
  • The Pangallo Independents Party was registered on 15 July 2008.
  • The Australian Motorist Party and The Community Alliance Party (ACT) were registered on 13 June 2008.
  • The registered abbreviation of the Liberal Party of Australian (A.C.T. Division) changed on 6 June 2008.
  • The registered officer for The ACT Greens changed on 29 November 2007.
  • The registered officer for the Liberal Party of Australian (A.C.T. Division) changed on 12 October 2007.
  • The Australian Democrats, also known as the ACT Democrats, was deregistered on 13 September 2007 because the acting Electoral Commissioner considered on reasonable grounds that the party did not have at least 100 members who were electors in the ACT.
  • The Christian Democratic Party ACT Division was deregistered on 8 June 2007 because the Electoral Commission considered on reasonable grounds that it had ceased to exist.
  • The ACT Equality Party was deregistered at the request of the party on 8 June 2007.
  • The Helen Cross Independents Group was deregistered at the request of the party on 30 June 2006.
  • The registered name for the Australian Labor Party (ACT Branch) was changed (from Australian Labor Party, Australian Capital Territory) and the registered abbreviation for the party was changed to Australian Labor Party (previously ACT Labor) on 13 October 2005.
  • The Harold Hird Independent Group was deregistered at the request of the party on 12 October 2005.
  • The registered officer for the Liberal Democratic Party changed on 15 June 2005.
  • The registered officer for the Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division) changed on 19 August 2004.
  • Free Range Canberra, Harold Hird Independent Group, and Helen Cross Independents Group were all registered on 30 July 2004.
  • The registered officer for the Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division) changed on 11 July 2004.
  • The Canberra First Party was deregistered at the request of the party on 27 May 2004.
  • The address of the registered officer for the Liberal Democratic Party was changed on 24 October 2003.
  • The Christian Democratic Party ACT Division was registered on 16 February 2004.
  • The registered abbreviation for the Australian Democrats changed on 19 May 2003.
  • The registered abbreviation for the Australian Labor Party, Australian Capital Territory changed on 19 May 2003.
  • The registered officer for The ACT Greens changed on 2 May 2003.
  • The address of the registered officer for the Australian Labor Party, Australian Capital Territory changed on 28 April 2003.
  • The address of the registered officer for the Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division) changed on 12 March 2003.
  • The Gungahlin Equality Party changed its name to ACT Equality Party and adopted the abbreviation Equality Party on 29 January 2003.
  • The Nurses Good Government Party was deregistered at the request of the party on 7 January 2003.
  • The address of the registered officer for the Liberal Democratic Party was changed on 24 October 2002.
  • The registered officer for the Australian Labor Party, Australian Capital Territory changed on 22 May 2002.
  • The address of the registered officer for the Liberal Democratic Party was changed on 20 May 2002.
  • The registered officer for the Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division) changed on 20 February 2002.

Party contact details

Party name: Australian Labor Party (ACT Branch)
Abbreviation: ACT Labor
Contact person: Mr Matthew Byrne
Postal address: GPO Box 3065, CANBERRA ACT 2601
Business phone: 6247 4066
Fax: 6247 3865
Email: info@act.alp.org.au
Web: www.actlabor.org.au

Party name: Australian Motorist Party
Abbreviation: A.M.P.
Contact person: David Cumbers
Postal address: PO Box 580, FYSHWICK ACT 2609
Email: info@amp.org.au
Web: www.amp.org.au

Party name: Liberal Democratic Party
Abbreviation: Liberal Democrats
Contact person: Mr Matt Thompson
Postal address: PO Box 773, DICKSON ACT 2602
Business phone: 0430 333 820
Email: matthompson1@yahoo.com
Web: www.ldp.org.au

Party name: Liberal Party of Australia (A.C.T. Division)
Abbreviation: Canberra Liberals
Contact person: Mr Peter Collins
Postal address: PO Box 66, DEAKIN WEST ACT 2600
Business phone: 6273 5155
Fax: 6273 0449
Email: info@canberraliberals.org.au
Web: www.canberraliberals.org.au

Party name: Marion Lê Social Justice Party
Contact person: Marion Lê
Postal address: PO Box 3095, BELCONNEN ACT 2617
Business phone: 6258 1419
Fax: 62658 1681
Email: marionle@ozemail.com.au

Party name: The ACT Greens
Abbreviation: The Greens
Contact person: Mr Joel Dignam
Postal address: GPO Box 2019, CANBERRA ACT 2601
Business phone: 6140 3220
Email: office@act.greens.org.au
Web: www.act.greens.org.au

Party name: The Community Alliance Party (ACT)
Abbreviation: Community Alliance
Contact person: Dr Chris Braddick
Postal address: PO Box 311, DEAKIN WEST ACT 2600
Business phone: 6287 5151
Email: chris.braddick@cap.org.au
Web: www.cap.org.au