Steps in the redistribution
The information provided here is for the redistribution of federal electoral divisions in Tasmania. A redistribution of Tasmania's Legislative Council divisions is underway.
The Redistribution Committee's proposed redistribution of federal electoral divisions in the Tasmanian was released on Friday 5 May 2017.
Members of the public are invited to submit written objections to the proposed redistribution from Friday 5 May 2017.
This material can also be inspected at the AEC offices in Tasmania.
Guidelines are available to help with your submission. Those making submissions are recommended to look at:
Objections may concern one or more proposed electoral divisions and may be about:
In developing an objection about the names of proposed electoral divisions, members of the public were advised it may be helpful to consider:
In developing an objection about the boundaries of a proposed electoral division, members of the public were advised it may be helpful to consider:
Objections must be received by the Electoral Commission by 6pm Friday 2 June 2017 (AEST) to allow them to be considered.
All objections will be published to this page from Monday 5 June 2017.