Electoral Pocketbook 2011 - 5 Glossary and Indexes

Updated: 15 June 2011

5.5 Political party codes

Political party codes
Parties registered for the 2010 federal election are shown with an asterisk (*).
AEC Code Party name
AAP Advance Australia Party
ABR Australian Bill of Rights Group
ACS Abolish Child Support/Family Court Party
AFI Australians Against Further Immigration
AFLP Australian Fishing and Lifestyle Party*
AFN Australia First Party (NSW) Incorporated*
AIP Australia's Indigenous Peoples Party
ALP Australian Labor Party* (NB 1)
ANTI-COM LAB Australian Labor Party (Anti-Communist)
ANTI-SOC Anti-Socialist Party
AP Australia Party
ARP Australian Reform Party
ASP Shooters and Fishers Party*
ASXP Australian Sex Party*
AWP Australian Women's Party
BAP Building Australia Party*
C PROG Country Progressive Party
CA Carers Alliance*
CAL Communist Alliance*
CCC Climate Change Coalition
CCE Conservatives for Climate and Environment Incorporated
CDP Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group)*
CEC Citizens Electoral Council of Australia*
CIR Pensioner & C.I.R. Alliance
CLA Curtin Labor Alliance
CLP Country Liberals (Northern Territory)*
CLR Country Labor Party*
CNP Country Nationalist Party
COM Communist Party
CP Australian Country Party
CPA Australian Communist Party
CTA CTA Child Protection (Elaine Nile) Party
DEM Australian Democrats*
DLP Democratic Labor Party (DLP) of Australia*
DSL Democratic Socialist Electoral League
EC Emergency Committee
EFF Independent EFF
FFP Family First Party*
FLP Federal Labor Party
FLR Family Law Reform Party
FPY The Fishing Party
FST Australia First Party
FT Free Trade
GRN Australian Greens* (NB 2)
GRY Grey Power
GSA The Green Party South Australia
GWA The Greens (WA) Inc
HAN Pauline Hanson's One Nation
HAR Tasmanian Independent Senator Brian Harradine Group
HMP Help End Marijuana Prohibition
HOV Hear Our Voice
HPA Hope Party Australia
IND Independent
IND NAT Independent Nationalist
IND PROT Independent Protectionist
LABOR Australian Labor Party (N.S.W. Branch)
LANG LAB Lang Labor Party
LCL Liberal Country League
LDP Liberal Democratic Party*
LDP Liberty and Democracy Party
LEF Lower Excise Fuel and Beer Party
LFF liberals for forests
LIB Liberal Party (pre 1945)
LIB DEM Liberal Democrats
LM Liberal Movement
LNP Liberal/National Party (NB 3)
LNQ Liberal National Party of Queensland*
LP Liberal Party of Australia*
NAN No Aircraft Noise
NAT Nationalist Party
NCP Non-Custodial Parents Party (Equal Parenting)*
NCP National Country Party of Australia (WA)
NDP Nuclear Disarmament Party
NGST No Goods and Services Tax Party
NL National Labor
NLP Natural Law Party
NP National Party of Australia*
OAP One Australia Party
ON One Nation* (NB 4)
OPA One Parliament for Australia
ORP Outdoor Recreation Party
OTH Other, including Independents
PLP Progressive Labour Party
PROT Protectionist Party
PUA Pauline's United Australia Party
QF Queensland First
QLD CP Country Party (Qld)
QLD LP Queensland Liberal Party
RARI Reclaim Australia: Reduce Immigration
RPA Republican Party of Australia
SAL Socialist Alliance*
SEN The Seniors
SEP Socialist Equality Party*
SOC CRED Social Credit Party
SOL Senator On-Line*
SP Service Party
SPA Secular Party of Australia*
STATE LAB State Labor
TCS The Climate Sceptics*
TFP Tasmania First Party
TG Tasmanian Greens
UAP Unite Australia Party
UNI Unity – Say No To Hanson
VFU Victorian Farmer's Union
VGA The Victorian Green Alliance
VPG Vallentine Peace Group
WA Western Australia Party
WWW What Women Want
  1. ALP includes the Australian Labor Party branches from ACT, NT, SA, Qld, Tas., Vic., WA and the Country Labor Party (CLR)
  2. GRN may include the Australian Greens, Illawarra Greens, Queensland Greens, Sydney Greens, Tasmanian Greens, The ACT Greens, The Australian Greens – Victoria, The Greens NSW and The Territory Green Party. Please note also that some Green candidates' results in the table at 4.2 Historical election results are counted in the 'OTH' row
  3. These parties stood as joint Senate groups in some states
  4. One Nation includes One Nation, One Nation Western Australia and Pauline Hanson's One Nation
  5. The codes OTH and IND represent abbreviations for other and independents as against a party name