Tasmanian redistribution indicative timetable

Updated: 5 December 2016

This is an indicative timetable and is subject to change. Dates will be updated as the redistribution progresses.


Step 1 – commencement

Current enrolment quota


Enrolment statistics available

Prior to call for public suggestions

Step 2 – public suggestions

Call for public suggestions on the redistribution

2 November 2016

Public suggestions period closes

6pm 2 December 2016 (AEDT)

Suggestions made available for viewing

5 December 2016

Step 3 – comments on public suggestions

Call for comments on the public suggestions

5 December 2016

Comments on suggestions period closes

6pm 16 December 2016 (AEDT)

Comments on suggestions available for viewing

1st quarter 2017

Redistribution committee convenes to consider proposed boundaries

1st quarter 2017

Step 4 – objections to the redistribution proposal

Proposed Redistribution Report released

2nd quarter 2017

Call for objections to the redistribution proposal

2nd quarter 2017

Objections period closes

2nd quarter 2017

Objections available

3rd quarter 2017

Step 5 – comments on objections

Call for comments on objections

3rd quarter 2017

Comments on objections period closes

3rd quarter 2017

Comments on objections available for viewing

3rd quarter 2017

Step 6 – announcement of final boundaries

Augmented Electoral Commission meets to determine final boundaries

3rd quarter 2017

Augmented Electoral Commission announces boundaries

3rd quarter 2017

Further objection period (if required)

3rd quarter 2017

Step 7 – final determination

Augmented Electoral Commission makes final determination

14 November 2017

Redistribution report is tabled in Parliament

after determination

Redistribution report publicly available

after tabling