A recount was required to fill a vacancy on the Meander Valley Council created by the resignation of Councillor Frank Nott on Friday 27 August 2021.
The TEC wrote to eligible candidates not elected at the 2018 election inviting them to participate. The period of consent closed at 12 noon on Monday 13 September 2021.
With lower than expected turnouts at the 2021 Legislative Council elections, and reports of some Derwent and Windermere electors attending polling places where Legislative Council ballot papers were not available, the Commission has completed a report on voter participation for these elections, which has been provided to the Legislative Council.
In accordance with the Aboriginal Lands Act 1995 elections are to be held for 8 members of the Aboriginal Land Council of Tasmania (ALCT).
In 2021, elections were held for the divisions of Derwent, Mersey and Windermere on Saturday 1 May.
Remember, voting in the Legislative Council elections is compulsory.