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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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5 April

The ACT Electoral Commission has publicly released the source code of its electronic voting and counting system (eVACS®) for the 2024 ACT election. View the source code.

20 March

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

12 March

Independents for Canberra officially registered for the 2024 ACT Legislative Assembly election View the public notice.

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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.