Due to scheduled maintenance, a number of AEC systems will be unavailable from 8pm AEDT Friday 13 December into the weekend. All AEC public applications will be affected by the outage including AEC employment, eReturns, online enrolment and check your enrolment. For enrolment an online PDF form is available.
This message will be updated when system access has been restored.
10 December 2013: The AEC is conducting an evaluation of the training delivered to polling officials in the lead-up to the 2013 federal election. An online survey has been developed to collect data on the effectiveness of the online learning courses and the face to face workshops that were conducted for polling officials. The survey will be emailed directly to polling officials who worked at the 2013 federal election.
10 December 2013: The election funding rate from 1 January 2014 to 30 June 2014 is 252.781 cents per eligible vote.
6 December 2013: The AEC today released a report by Mr Mick Keelty AO inquiring into the circumstances of 1370 missing Western Australian Senate votes.
6 December 2013: A scheduled redistribution of federal electoral boundaries for the Australian Capital Territory has been deferred, the Electoral Commissioner announced today.