Australian Electoral Commission

Deregistered/renamed political parties

Updated: 8 December 2014


List of parties
Name Date deregistered/renamed
4Change deregistered 25 Mar 2010
A Better Future For Our Children deregistered 10 Oct 2000
Abolish Child Support/Family Court Party renamed 8 May 2001
Abolish Self Government Coalition deregistered 16 Jun 1995
A.C.T. Referendum First Group deregistered 25 May 1990
ACT Green Democratic Alliance deregistered 25 Nov 1996
Advance Australia Party deregistered 21 Oct 1988
Advance Australia Party deregistered 5 Dec 2005
Australia First deregistered 21 Nov 1994
Australia First Party deregistered 13 Aug 2004
Australian Bill of Rights Group deregistered 15 Nov 1999
Australian Conservative Party deregistered 02 Sep 1991
Australian Family Movement deregistered 25 May 1990
Australian Fishing and Lifestyle Party deregistered 8 December 2014
Australian Progressive Alliance deregistered 22 Aug 2005
Australian Shooters Party deregistered 26 Jul 2004
Australia's Indigenous Peoples Party deregistered 23 Jul 1999
Australian Greens SA deregistered 28 May 2001
Australian Gruen Party deregistered 20 Nov 1992
Australian Reform Party deregistered 18 Jan 2002
Australian Stable Population Party renamed 20 Feb 2014
Australian Women's Party deregistered 22 Apr 2003
Australians Against Further Immigration deregistered 23 Jul 1999
Australians Against Further Immigration deregistered 07 Dec 2005
Bank Reform Party renamed 20 Feb 2014
Call to Australia (Fred Nile) Group renamed 25 Feb 1998
Carers Alliance deregistered 5 July 2012
re-registered 14 March 2013
Central Coast Green Party deregistered 25 Nov 1996
Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) deregistered 27 Dec 2006
re-registered 17 September 2007
Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) VIC deregistered 28 May 2001
Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) NSW deregistered 28 May 2001
Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) TAS deregistered 28 May 2001
Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) WA deregistered 28 May 2001
Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) SA deregistered 28 May 2001
Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) NT deregistered 28 May 2001
Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) QLD deregistered 28 May 2001
Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) ACT deregistered 28 May 2001
Citizens Electoral Council of Australia deregistered 27 Dec 2006
re-registered 4 September 2007
Citizens Electoral Council Australia (NSW Division) deregistered 27 Dec 2006
Citizens Electoral Councils of Australia Group deregistered 23 Dec 1994
City Country Alliance deregistered 22 Apr 2003
Climate Change Coalition renamed 24 Dec 2009
Common Cause – No Aircraft Noise deregistered 13 Aug 1999
Communist Alliance renamed 24 Aug 2011
Communist Party of Australia deregistered 02 Jul 1990
Conservative Party of Australia deregistered 21 Oct 1988
Conservatives for Climate and Environment Incorporated renamed 14 Oct 2009
Cowper Greens deregistered 15 Jun 1993
CTA Child Protection (Elaine Nile) Party deregistered 19 Sep 2000
Curtin Labor Alliance deregistered 05 Dec 2005
Deadly Serious Party of Australia deregistered 02 Nov 1988
Defence and Ex-Services Party of Australia deregistered 04 May 1989
Democratic Socialist Electoral League deregistered 10 Sep 2001
Democratic Socialist Party deregistered 01 Jun 1992
Eastern Suburbs Greens deregistered 25 Oct 1995
Environmentalists for Nuclear Energy Australia Incorporated deregistered 01 Apr 2010
Ex-Service, Service & Veterans Party deregistered 20 Jun 2006
Family Law Reform Party deregistered 04 Aug 1999
Green Alliance Senate – New South Wales deregistered 25 Nov 1996
Greens in Lowe deregistered 21 Sep 1995
Grey Power deregistered 24 Dec 1986
Hear Our Voice deregistered 04 Mar 2010
Helen Caldicott's – Our Common Future Party deregistered 16 Jan 2004
Help End Marijuana Prohibition deregistered 27 Dec 2006
re-registered on 23 September 2010
Hope Party Australia deregistered 27 Dec 2006
Illawarra Greens deregistered 02 Apr 1998
Independent EFF deregistered 13 Aug 1999
Irina Dunn Environment Independents deregistered 24 Sep 1992
Janet Powell Independents' Network deregistered 23 Nov 1993
Liberals for forests deregistered 27 Dec 2006
Liberal Party of Australia (NSW) renamed N/A
Liberal Party of Australia – QLD Division deregistered 15 May 2009
Liberty and Democracy Party renamed 17 Dec 2008
Lower Excise Fuel and Beer Party deregistered 19 Dec 2005
National Country Party of Australia (WA) deregistered 24 Jul 1985
National Party of Australia – QLD deregistered 15 May 2009
National Party of Australia (WA) renamed N/A
National Party of Australia – Tasmania deregistered 02 Apr 1998
Natural Law Party deregistered 21 May 2001
New Country Party deregistered 27 Dec 2006
No Carbon Tax Climate Sceptics renamed 20 Feb 2014
No Goods and Services Tax Party deregistered 27 Dec 2006
Non-Custodial Parents Party deregistered 27 Dec 2006
Northern Territory Country Liberal Party renamed 14 Oct 2009
Nuclear Disarmament Party of Australia deregistered 01 Dec 2009
Nuclear Disarmament Party deregistered 23 Apr 1992
Outdoor Recreation Party deregistered 18 Jan 2006
One Australia Movement deregistered 21 Oct 1992
One Australia Party deregistered 31 May 1999
One Nation Queensland Division deregistered 27 Dec 2006
One Nation Western Australia deregistered 27 Dec 2006
One Nation Western Australia deregistered 17 Jun 2009
Pauline Hanson's One Nation deregistered 08 Feb 2005
Pauline Hanson's One Nation (NSW Division) renamed N/A
Pauline's United Australia Party deregistered 17 Mar 2010
Pensioner & C.I.R. Alliance deregistered 23 Jul 1999
People Power deregistered 27 Dec 2006
Peter Andren Independent Group deregistered 30 Apr 2008
Peter Breen – Reform The Legal System deregistered 15 Nov 2002
Phil Cleary – Independent Australia deregistered 13 Nov 2003
Progress Party of Australia deregistered 29 May 2000
Progressive Labour Party deregistered 27 Dec 2006
Queensland First deregistered 06 Sep 1999
Queensland Greens deregistered 27 Dec 2006
re-registered 27 November 2008
Rebuild Australia Party deregistered 04 Aug 1999
Reclaim Australia: Reduce Immigration deregistered 04 Aug 1999
Republican Party of Australia deregistered 27 Dec 2006
re-registered 9 Jul 2013
Richmond/Clarence Greens deregistered 25 Nov 1996
Save the ADI Site Party deregistered 26 Aug 2005
Senator Brian HARRADINE Group renamed N/A
Senator On-Line renamed 02 Jul 2010
Socialist Alliance deregistered 27 Dec 2006
Socialist Equality Party deregistered 25 Feb 2002
Socialist Party of Australia deregistered 15 Jun 1993
South Sydney Greens deregistered 09 Nov 1995
Stable Population Party of Australia renamed 26 Sep 2012
Sydney Greens deregistered 25 Nov 1996
Tasmania First Party deregistered 28 April 2006
Tasmania Senate Team deregistered 28 Oct 1996
Tasmanian Greens deregistered 28 May 2001
Tasmanian Independent Senator Brian Harradine Group deregistered 22 Aug 2005
Taxi Operators Political Service (Oceania) deregistered 21 Dec 2001
The ACT Greens deregistered 28 May 2001
The Aged and Disability Pensioners Party deregistered 18 Jan 2006
The Australian Ethnic Democrats deregistered 21 Oct 1992
The Australian Greens – Victoria deregistered 29 Oct 2010
The Australian Recreation and Fishing Party deregistered 23 Jul 1999
The Australian Shooters Party renamed 08 Sept 2009
The Communists deregistered 22 May 2012
The Confederate Action Party of Australia deregistered 29 Jul 1993
The Federal Party of Australia deregistered 06 Feb 1997
The First Nations Political Party renamed 14 March 2013
The Fishing Party deregistered 27 Dec 2006
The Fishing Party deregistered 16 Mar 2010
The Great Australians deregistered 27 Dec 2006
The Green Party South Australia deregistered 25 Nov 1996
The Greens renamed N/A
The MacArthur Gruen Party deregistered 13 Nov 1991
The Seniors deregistered 07 Jan 1999
The Territory Green Party deregistered 28 May 2001
The Victorian Green Alliance deregistered 25 Nov 1996
Torres United Party deregistered 15 Jun 1993
Unite Australia Party deregistered 25 May 1990
Unity – Say No To Hanson deregistered 13 Nov 2003
Vallentine Peace Group deregistered 09 Feb 1990
Weekend Trading Party deregistered 31 Oct 1988
Western Australian Green Party renamed N/A
Western Suburbs Greens deregistered 23 Jun 1995
What Women Want (Australia) deregistered 30 Mar 2010
Young National Party of Australia deregistered 10 Jun 2010