Legislative Council Elections 2021

Ordinary elections are conducted on a 6 year periodic cycle. Elections for 3 members are held in May one year, with elections for 2 members held in May the following year and so on.

In 2021, Legislative Council elections are being held in the divisions of Derwent, Mersey and Windermere.

Preview of Derwent division map



  • all Central Highlands and Derwent Valley municipal areas,
  • the Brighton municipal area south of the Brighton township, including Bridgewater, Gagebrook and Herdsmans Cove, and
  • part of Glenorchy City municipal area north of Berriedale Road including Granton, Cadbury Point, Austins Ferry, Claremont and Chigwell.

Preview of Mersey division map



  • the Devonport City and Latrobe municipal areas.

Preview of Windermere division map



  • the George Town municipal area,
  • the Launceston City municipal area east of the Tamar River and Elphin Road and Penquite Road including: Ravenswood, Waverley, and St Leonards, Newstead and Norwood.

Which Division am I Enrolled in?

Check your enrolment on the Australian Electoral Commission website (opens in a new tab).

There are fifteen Legislative Council divisions:

On Saturday 5 August 2017, new Legislative Council electoral boundaries came into effect due to the completion of the 2016-17 Legislative Council Electoral Boundaries Redistribution process.
New maps and division descriptions 

You can learn more about the redistribution and new boundaries here .

Each division is represented by one Member of the Legislative Council.

Who Represents You?

Use this simple search tool to learn who currently represents you at each level of government.

Related information

Your Candidates

Derwent, Mersey and Windermere candidates have been announced...

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Information for Candidates

Handbook + other information...

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Ways to vote

Services to help you have your say in the Derwent, Mersey and Windermere Legislative Council elections.

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Check your enrolment, update your details, or enrol to vote...
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Coronavirus and the election

Learn what the TEC is doing, and what you can do...

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