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New rules for authorising electoral, referendum and political matter

06-Mar-2018 10:24 AM
Longstanding authorisation requirements mandated for federal electoral advertising will change on 15 March 2018.

AEC Reminder to Bennelong postal voters – return your postal vote ASAP !

14-Dec-2017 6:28 PM
People casting a postal vote in the Bennelong by-election must act immediately to send their completed ballot paper to the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC).

AEC Media Advice - Declaration of the poll for the 2017 New England by-election tomorrow

05-Dec-2017 7:12 PM
The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) will tomorrow officially declare the poll for the recent House of Representatives by-election in the federal electoral Division of New England.   An event to publicly declare the official result will

New England by-election counting continues today

03-Dec-2017 9:48 AM
03 December 2017   New England by-election counting continues today   AEC polling officials will continue work today to progress the count in the New England by-election.   The Australian Electoral Officer for New South Wales, Wa

AEC MR - NIYP participants on their way to Canberra (22 May)

22-May-2017 2:37 PM
2017 Youth Parliamentarians Canberra bound

Governor greets NSW Indigenous Youth Parliamentarians

27-Apr-2017 2:02 PM
Last Friday six young Indigenous Australians, selected to represent NSW at the third National Indigenous Youth Parliament (NIYP), visited Government House at the invitation of His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d). The

AEC Statement - AEC to conduct special count for WA Senate (2 March 2017)

02-Mar-2017 7:01 PM
The AEC will conduct a special count in Perth on Tuesday, 7 March 2017 to identify which candidate is entitled to be elected to the Senate from Western Australia, to the place left vacant by the disqualification of Mr Rodney Culleton by the High Court decision of 3 February.

Final 2016 federal election payment to political parties and candidates (17 August)

17-Aug-2016 11:41 AM
The AEC has authorised the second and final payment to political parties and candidates for votes received at the 2016 federal election.

AEC MR - Remote voting for 2016 federal election underway (20 June)

20-Jun-2016 1:13 PM
  20 June 2016   Remote voting for the 2016 federal election underway   Residents of one of Australia’s most remote communities cast some of the first votes in this year’s federal election today when an Australian Electoral Commis

Enjoy the snow on election day – vote early!

14-Jun-2016 1:30 PM
If you are planning to be at the snow on election day Saturday 2 July, make sure you vote before you go.

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