Queensland redistribution indicative timetable

Updated: 6 January 2017

The information provided here is for the redistribution of federal electoral divisions in Queensland. A redistribution of Queensland's state electoral districts is underway.

This is an indicative timetable and is subject to change. Dates will be updated as the redistribution progresses.

1

Step 1 – commencement

Current enrolment quota

 

Enrolment statistics available

Prior to call for suggestions
2

Step 2 – public suggestions

Call for suggestions to the redistribution

2nd quarter 2017

Suggestions period closes

2nd quarter 2017

Suggestions made available for viewing

2nd quarter 2017
3

Step 3 – comments on suggestions

Comments on suggestions are able to be made

2nd quarter 2017

Comments on suggestions period closes

2nd quarter 2017

Comments on suggestions available for viewing

2nd quarter 2017

Redistribution Committee convenes to consider proposed electoral divisions

3rd quarter 2017
4

Step 4 – objections to the proposed redistribution

Proposed redistribution report released

3rd quarter 2017

Call for objections to the proposed redistribution

3rd quarter 2017

Objections period closes

4th quarter 2017

Objections available for viewing

4th quarter 2017
5

Step 5 – comments on objections

Comments on objections are able to be made

4th quarter 2017

Comments on objections period closes

4th quarter 2017

Comments on objections available for viewing

4th quarter 2017
6

Step 6 – announcement of final electoral divisions

Augmented Electoral Commission meets to determine electoral divisions

4th quarter 2017

Augmented Electoral Commission announces electoral divisions

4th quarter 2017

Further objection period (if required)

4th quarter 2017
7

Step 7 – determination

Augmented Electoral Commission makes determination of electoral divisions

27 March 2018

Report is tabled in Parliament

after determination

Report is made publicly available

after tabling