Enrolment program performance indicators and targets

Updated: 1 May 2017
Enrolment program performance indicators and targets
Activity Performance Indicator Definition National State Division Target Reporting Frequency
Enrolment Enrolment rate The percentage of eligible electors currently enrolled compared to the total number estimated to be eligible to enrol National and state enrolment rate Division enrolmentĀ  rate 95% Quarterly
Division accuracy rate The percentage of electors who are enrolled in the correct division, but not necessarily at the correct address within the division The AEC is currently developing a new Annual Roll Integrity Review methodology to calculate division and address accuracy. The results for the 2016-17 financial year will be available by the end of the 2017 calendar year. 95% Annual
Address accuracy rate The percentage of electors who are enrolled for the address at which they are living 90% Annual
Youth enrolment rate The percentage of eligible electors between 18 and 24 years old currently enrolled compared to the total number estimated to be eligible to enrol National youth enrolment rate This data is not published at the state or division level 80% Quarterly
New citizen enrolment rate The percentage of new citizens enrolled within three months of attendance at a citizenship ceremony compared to the total number estimated to be eligible to enrol New citizen enrolment rate 95% Quarterly
Enrolment Processing Quality Accuracy of essential fields The Enrolment Quality Assurance Program (EQAP) aims to improve the integrity of the electoral roll through ongoing assessment of AEC enrolment processing. Each month, a sample of enrolment transactions from every division is checked to measure the accuracy of processing. National enrolment processing quality and timeliness 100% Annual
Accuracy of supporting fields 99.5% Annual
Enrolment processing timeliness Enrolment applications processed in 5 days Processing time for enrolment applications 95% Annual
Enrolment applications processed in 30 days Processing time for enrolment applications 99.5% Annual