Step 5. Comments on objections - Queensland federal redistribution

Updated: 27 October 2017

Steps in the redistribution

Members of the public were invited to submit written comments on the objections to the proposed redistribution between 30 October and 10 November 2017.

Guidance for those commenting on objections to the proposed redistribution of Queensland

Guidelines were available to help with your submission.  Those commenting on objections were recommended to look at:

Comments on objections may concern one or more proposed electoral divisions and may be about:

  • one or more objections,
  • names of proposed electoral divisions,
  • boundaries of proposed electoral divisions, or
  • the names and boundaries of proposed electoral divisions.

In developing comments on objections, members of the public were advised it may be helpful to refer to the guidance provided at Step 4.

The six comments on objections received are provided in full below.

Comments on objections
No. Submitted by Topics referred to Divisions referred to Objections referred to in comment
COB1 Darren McSweeney [PDF 424 KB] Division names and division boundaries Blair, Brisbane, Dawson, Fadden, Groom, Kennedy, Lilley, Maranoa, Moncrieff, Moreton, Oxley, Petrie, Ryan, Wide Bay OB1, OB2, OB3, OB4, OB5, OB6, OB7, OB8, OB9, OB10, OB11, OB12, OB13, OB14, OB15, OB16, OB17, OB18, OB19, OB20, OB21, OB22 and OB23
COB2 Liberal National Party [PDF 1.1 MB] Division names and division boundaries All Queensland divisions OB1, OB2, OB3, OB4, OB5, OB6, OB7, OB8, OB10, OB11, OB12, OB13, OB14, OB15, OB16, OB17, OB19, OB20, OB21, OB22, and OB23
COB3 Bob Richardson [PDF 1.1 MB] Division names and division boundaries Capricornia, Dawson, Flynn, Groom, Herbert, Hinkler, Kennedy, Leichhardt, Maranoa and Wide Bay OB1, OB5, OB6, OB8, OB9, OB12 and OB21
COB4 Kate Townsend [PDF 1.7 MB] Division boundaries Blair, Brisbane, Dickson, Lilley and Ryan OB1, OB2, OB3, OB4, OB5, OB6, OB7, OB8, OB9, OB10, OB11, OB12, OB13, OB14, OB15, OB16, OB17, OB18, OB19, OB20, OB21, OB22 and OB23
COB5 Andy and Ursula Russell [PDF 177 KB] Division Boundaries Brisbane and Ryan  
COB6 Mark Yore [PDF 488 KB] Division names and division boundaries Blair, Brisbane, Capricornia, Dawson, Lilley and Ryan OB1, OB2, OB3, OB4, OB5, OB6, OB7, OB8, OB9, OB11, OB12, OB13, OB14, OB15, OB16, OB17, OB19, OB20, OB22 and OB23

The views expressed in the material above are those of the individuals or organisations who lodged the comment, not the Redistribution Committee or AEC