Latest electoral commission News

Pat Dixon 2020 award winners announced
By-election for electoral division of eden-monaro
October Local Council Elections In Mail
Changes to Remuneration Authority Act
Electoral review keeps East Gippsland Shire unsubdivided
Electoral arrangement confirmed
Cannabis Legalisation and Control Bill released
More fast tracked projects to support Canberrans and local businesses
Mayor message – 28 April 2020
Climate action starts with political donations reform
New council officially sworn-in
Clive Palmer’s United Australia Party registered in Queensland
New four-year term Council takes oath over Skype
Rush of prisoner voting bill during lockdown wrong
Mayor Paul Antonio to lead Toowoomba Regional Council
New Brimbank Councillor Janev Aziz sworn in to fill Grasslands Ward vacancy
Disaster management group moves to lean forward
Council elections postponed; meetings to go online
Voters hit polls early as Queensland continues to turn out for council elections
2020 Legislative Elections to safely proceed
Canvassing ‘prohibited’ for candidates and campaigners at council elections
Hands off how-to-vote cards
Unique measures create flexibility during local government elections
Voting in age of coronavirus
City of Gold Coast update – Covid-19
Legislative Council elections safe to proceed
COVID-19: Your key information guide
Coronavirus advice No. 2
Polls open for local government elections
Council responds to coronavirus update
New councillor declared
Green Party passes landmark law to ensure deaf and disabled voices heard equally in democracy
Australian voters reveal most important qualities for political leaders
Easier voting becomes law
City to host information sessions for Council election candidates
Local Government Bill will wipe independent and minority voices from councils
Brimbank Councillor resigns to manage family commitments
Appointment of new Electoral Commissioner
ECQ to manage local council elections
Shadow Minister visits Wollongong to call on government to reverse seniors decision
Green Party call for national discussion on political party funding and donations reform
Fossil fuel industry donations to Australian political parties more than doubled in last four years
Response to Electoral Commission donations enquiries
Lyons Ward By-Election – Nominations
Bi-election countback held
Referendum to be held on popularly-elected Mayor
Community losing faith on transparency
Committee calls for greater examination of Real Time Disclosure of Political Donations