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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.

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24 May

Reminder for new political parties intending to register for the 2024 ACT election View the media release.

21 May

Nominations for the ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body (ATSIEB) 2024 are now open View the media release.

17 May

Independents for Canberra apply to change party abbreviation, Registered Officer and Secretary of the party View the notice. View the media release.

15 May

Strong Independents apply to register as a political party for ACT Legislative Assembly elections. View the notice.

14 May

Family First Party (ACT) officially registered for the 2024 ACT Legislative Assembly election View the media release.

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We acknowledge the Ngunnawal people as traditional custodians of the ACT and recognise any other people or families with connection to the lands of the ACT and region. We acknowledge and respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region.