2016 -17 Legislative Council
Electoral Boundaries Redistribution

The Legislative Council Electoral Boundaries Act 1995 requires a review of Legislative Council division boundaries every 9 years with a view to maintaining a statistically balanced number of electors across all divisions.

Initial Transition Proposal

The Legislative Council Electoral Boundaries Redistribution Tribunal published its Initial Transition Proposal in Tasmania’s three daily newspapers on Saturday 8 July 2017.
Hard copies of the Proposal will be available at Service Tasmania shops from early in the week commencing 10 July.


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Indicative Timeline

  November 2016  Commencement

  January 2017      Initial Proposal

  February 2017    Making Submissions

 March 2017        Tribunal Reviews Submissions

   April 2017          Further Proposal

  April 2017           Further Submissions Received

  May 2017          Tribunal Reviews Submissions

  May 2017          Final Redistribution Determination

  July 2017          Initial Transition Proposal

                           Transition and Implementation

Note - The information provided here is for the redistribution of state Legislative Council divisions in Tasmania. There is also a federal electoral boundaries redistribution underway.

© Redistribution Committee and Tribunal 2017