Profile of the electoral division of Clark (Tas)

Updated: 18 July 2016
State/Territory:
Tasmania
Date this name and boundary was gazetted:
14 November 2017
First election this name was used at:
The next federal general election following the 2016 federal election
First election this boundary was used at:
The next federal general election following the 2016 federal election
Maps and data
A4 map of the Division of Clark (2016) [PDF 15.60MB]
Download Tasmanian GIS data
Name Derivation:
Named in honour of Andrew Inglis Clark, 1848–1907, in recognition of his contributions to the political and legal systems which have had a lasting and perpetual impact on Australia through his involvement with Federation and the development of the Australian Constitution.
Area
292.26 sq km
Location description

The Division of Clark is centred on Hobart and consists of the:

  • City of Glenorchy
  • City of Hobart, and
  • part of the Municipality of Kingborough
Products/Industries of the Area:
Banking and retail, chocolate and confectionery, catamaran construction, brewery, zinc works, food and timber processing, heavy transport, wholesale trade, engineering works, glass products and port facilities at Hobart.
Demographic Rating:
Inner Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and consisting of well-established built-up suburbs.
Current member details:
The first member for Clark will be elected at the next federal general election.
Members:
The first member for Clark will be elected at the next federal general election.
AEC Divisional Office:
Divisional Office contact details
Further information:
2016 federal election – House of Representatives results for Denison
2013 federal election – House of Representatives results for Denison
2010 federal election – House of Representatives results for Denison
2007 federal election – House of Representatives results for Denison
2004 federal election – House of Representatives results for Denison
2016 divisional profile
2013 divisional profile
For supporting information, see Party codes, demographic ratings and seat status.