On 25 February 2016, Tim Courtney, A/g First Assistant Commissioner, as a delegate of the Electoral Commission for the purposes of s.126 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (the Act), approved the application from one member of The Australian Greens - Victoria for registration as a political party under the Act. Under s.133(1) of the Act, the following information was entered in the Register of Political Parties:
Name of party: The Australian Greens - Victoria
Abbreviation: The Greens (VIC)
Registered officer: Gurmeet Sekhon
RO's address: First Floor
362 Little Collins Street
MELBOURNE VIC 3000
The party stated that it wishes to receive election funding.