Periodic elections will be conducted for the Upper House divisions of Hobart and Prosser. Additionally, a by-election will be held concurrently to fill the member vacancy for the division of Elwick.
Polling day is expected to be on Saturday 4 May 2024.
Remember, voting in the Legislative Council elections is compulsory.
Four recounts have been completed to fill vacant councillor positions, one each for the Derwent Valley, Glamorgan-Spring Bay, Huon Valley and Meander Valley councils.
In accordance with the Aboriginal Lands Act 1995, elections are to be held for 8 members of the Aboriginal Land Council of Tasmania (ALCT).
Following his announcement to commit to restoring the House of Assembly from 25 to 35 seats, the Premier wrote to the Electoral Commissioner on 3 June 2022, requesting advice on the consequences of revising the existing House of Assembly electoral boundaries from 5 electorates to 7 electorates.
In February 2021, the Government published its final report on a review into the Tasmanian Electoral Act 2004. The Government accepted in principle all recommendations in the Review and following the 2021 State election, drafted legislation to introduce a State-based political donations scheme. During the consultation period in relation to the Electoral Disclosure and Funding Bill 2021 and the Electoral Matters (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2021, the TEC lodged a submission.