Annual Report 2013–14

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Appendix F: Assisting state, territory and local government electoral bodies

Table 42: AEC resources to assist state, territory and local government electoral bodies, 2013–14
State/territory AEC role

New South Wales

Assistance with the close of rolls for local government by-elections for the councils of Brewarrina, Gilgandra, Gwydir, Hurstville, Leichhardt, Singleton, Wakool, Willoughby, and Woollahra Councils and a mayoral by-election for Willoughby Council.

Assistance with the close of roll for the by-election for the State District of Miranda.

Victoria

Assistance with the close of rolls for six local government by-elections and six liquor licensing polls.

Queensland

Assistance with the close of rolls for:

  • roll snapshot for one Homeless Connect event
  • roll snapshot for one Ekka event
  • two state by-elections
  • seven Local Government Area (LGA) by-elections
  • one new LGA election
  • one reference roll print
  • one LGA survey poll.

Western Australia

Assistance with the close of rolls for 11 local government by-elections.

South Australia

Management of the close of rolls for the 2014 SA state election. Undertook the checking of records of electors who were not found on the roll but claimed to be enrolled at a particular address for the state election. Undertook statistical reviews of enrolment trends for the Electoral Commission South Australia (ECSA). Provision of monthly reports to ECSA for close of rolls and implementation of SA local government redistribution.

Tasmania

Management of the close of rolls, provision of all returning officers and support staff, nominations and voting and counting for elections in the Legislative Council divisions of Huon and Rosevears and the state-wide 2014 Tasmanian House of Assembly election.

Australian Capital Territory

Assistance with the close of rolls for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body (ATSIEB) election.

Northern Territory

Assistance with the close of rolls for one NT Legislative Assembly by-election and 10 local government by-elections.

Provision of early voting services for two Tasmanian Legislative Council by-elections.