Australian Electoral Commission

How to complete candidate nomination forms for a federal election

Updated: 12 November 2015

For help filling out a nomination form, please see the appropriate sample completed nomination form below. These have been developed to assist candidates and parties with the nomination process. Please note that the following forms are samples only.

Further information on the candidate nomination process is available in the Candidates Handbook and the Nominations Guide for Candidates.

Sample nomination forms for the House of Representatives

Each nomination must include a set of nomination forms comprising one of forms EF060a to EF060c plus one form EF060 for each candidate nominated.

Sample nomination forms for the Senate

Each nomination must include a set of nomination forms comprising one of forms EF059a to EF059e plus one form EF059 for each candidate nominated.