Northern Territory federal redistribution indicative timetable

Updated: 22 February 2024

This is an indicative timetable and is subject to change. Dates will be updated as the redistribution progresses. A sample redistribution timetable is available for viewing.


Step 1 – commencement

Enrolment statistics available

When suggestions are invited

Step 2 – suggestions

Call for suggestions to the redistribution

Mid to late May 2024

Suggestions period closes

June 2024

Suggestions made available for viewing

June 2024

Step 3 – comments on suggestions

Comments on suggestions are able to be made

June 2024

Comments on suggestions period closes

June 2024

Comments on suggestions available for viewing

June 2024

Redistribution Committee convenes to consider proposed electoral divisions

Quarter 2 2024 and Quarter 3 2024

Step 4 – objections to the proposed redistribution

Proposed redistribution report released

Quarter 3 2024

Call for objections to the redistribution proposal

Quarter 3 2024

Objections period closes

Quarter 3 2024

Objections available for viewing

Quarter 3 2024

Step 5 – comments on objections

Comments on objections are able to be made

Quarter 4 2024

Comments on objections period closes

Quarter 4 2024

Comments on objections available for viewing

Quarter 4 2024

Step 6 – announcement of final electoral divisions

Augmented Electoral Commission meets to determine electoral divisions

Quarter 4 2024

Augmented Electoral Commission announces electoral divisions

To be advised

Further objection period (if required)

To be advised

Step 7 – determination

Augmented Electoral Commission makes determination of electoral divisions

4 March 2025

Augmented Electoral Commission report is tabled in Parliament

After determination

Augmented Electoral Commission report publicly available

After tabling
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