Step 4. Proposed report and public objections - Tasmanian federal redistribution

Updated: 1 May 2017

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.

Report of the Tasmanian Redistribution Committee

This material can also be inspected at the AEC offices in Tasmania.

Guidance for those objecting to the proposed redistribution of the Tasmanian

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:

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

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:

Making an objection

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.