ACT Election 2016 Timetable Of Events

ACT Election 2016 Timetable Of Events

ACT Electoral Commission

Timetable For (ACT) Election 2016

Victor P Taffa

Polling Day Saturday 15 October 2016

The ACT Electoral Commission has released a timetable of events for the ACT Election to be held on Saturday 15 October 2016.

Election Item And Date

Last day to lodge applications for Party Register

30 June 2016

Party Registration Closes

8 September 2016

Pre-election period commences and Nominations Open

9 September 2016

Rolls Close

8 pm 16 September 2016

Nominations Close

12 Noon 21 September 2016

Nominations Declared and Ballot Paper determined

22 September 2016

Pre-Poll Voting Commences

27 September 2016

Polling Day                                                                           

15 October 2016

Last Day for receipt of Postal Votes

21 October 2016


15 October 2016 until as soon as practicable after the last day for the receipt of postal votes

Poll Declared

As soon as practicable after the conclusion of the scrutiny

Legislative Assembly Formed

Within 7 days of the declaration of the poll