Step 2. Invitation for suggestions – NT federal redistribution

Updated: 7 March 2016

Steps in the redistribution

Members of the public were invited to submit written suggestions relating to the redistribution between 3 February and 4 March 2016.

Guidelines were available to help with your submission. Those making submissions were recommended to look at:

Suggestions may concern one or more electoral divisions and may be about:

  • names of electoral divisions,
  • boundaries of electoral divisions, or
  • the names and boundaries of electoral divisions.

In developing a suggestion about the names of electoral divisions, members of the public were advised it may be helpful to consider:

In developing a suggestion about the boundaries of an electoral division, members of the public were advised it may be helpful to consider:

The 6 suggestions received by the Redistribution Committee of the Northern Territory are provided below. The suggestions are sortable by clicking on the header row.

Suggestions
No.Submitted byTopics referred toDivisions referred to
S1Martin Gordon [PDF 103 KB] Division boundaries Lingiari and Solomon
S2Jeff Waddell [PDF 428 KB] Division names and division boundaries Lingiari and Solomon
S3Dr Mark Mulcair [PDF 175 KB] Division boundaries Lingiari and Solomon
S4Darren McSweeney [PDF 1.7 MB] Division names and division boundaries Lingiari and Solomon
S5Country Liberals (Northern Territory) [PDF 4MB] Division names and division boundaries Lingiari and Solomon
S6Warren Snowdon MHR on behalf of the Australian Labor Party [PDF 487KB] Division names and division boundaries Lingiari and Solomon

The views expressed in the material reproduced above are those of the individuals or organisations who lodged the suggestion, not the Redistribution Committee for the Northern Territory or the AEC.