Australian Electoral Commission

Appointment of Agents

Updated: 20 October 2011

Candidate agents

Candidates who wish to appoint an Agent to act on their behalf for election funding and financial disclosure purposes should also complete an Appointment of Candidate Agent form [PDF 240KB] and submit to the AEC Funding and Disclosure Section before the close of nominations, contact details are available on the form.

Senate group agents

The AEC acknowledges the passage of amendments to the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 by the Parliament including changing the voting method for electing Senators. The AEC is now progressing work to implement these changes and further information will be provided.

Senate groups who wish to appoint an Agent to act on their behalf for election funding and financial disclosure purposes should also complete an Appointment of Senate Group Agent form [PDF 240KB] and submit and submit to the AEC Funding and Disclosure Section before the close of nominations, contact details are available on the form.