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Welcome to Elections ACT

Elections ACT are committed to maintaining a healthy workplace for our staff and the community. Due to the public health emergency and to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 Elections ACT are offering limited access to the physical office location. You may view, in person, the electoral roll for the ACT, party registration documents and funding and disclosure returns by appointment. To schedule an appointment or for Customer service facilities please contact our friendly staff Monday to Friday between 9:00am and 5:00pm by Phone: 02 6205 0033 or email elections@act.gov.au

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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9 July
2020

Australian Climate Change Justice Party has applied to register as a political party for 2020 ACT Legislative Assembly election. View the notice.

9 July
2020

Australian Federation Party Australian Capital Territory has applied to register as a political party for 2020 ACT Legislative Assembly election. View the notice.

9 July
2020

David Pollard Independent has applied to register as a political party for 2020 ACT Legislative Assembly election. View the notice.

9 July
2020

Democratic Labour Party (DLP) has applied to register as a political party for 2020 ACT Legislative Assembly election. View the notice.

9 July
2020

The Canberra Party has applied to register as a political party for 2020 ACT Legislative Assembly election. View the notice.

2 July
2020

Five further parties apply to register as political parties for 2020 ACT Legislative Assembly election. View the media release.

23 June
2020

Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party (ACT) applies to register as a political party for 2020 ACT Legislative Assembly election. View the media release.

16 June
2020

Belco Party (ACT) officially registered for the 2020 ACT Legislative Assembly election. View the media release.

4 June
2020

The Electoral Commission's Special report to the Assembly on the Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the 2020 ACT Legislative Assembly election is now available for viewing. View the report.

2 June
2020

Canberra Progressives officially registered for the 2020 ACT Legislative Assembly election. View the media release.

12 May
2020

Reminder for new political parties intending to register for the 2020 ACT election View the media release.

20 December
2019

The Candidate Information Handbook as been updated for the October 2020 ACT election. View the handbook.

28 October
2019

We have moved! Our new physical location is Level 6, 221 London Circuit, Canberra City. All other contact details remain unchanged.

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