Legislative Council elections 2022

Legislative Council election tagline - Your division. Your vote. Your voice.

 These elections are not to be confused with the separate, Australia-wide, Federal election on Saturday 21 May. For information on what you need to do, visit the Australian Electoral Commission website. Go to AEC website


Final results for the divisions of Elwick, Huon and McIntyre.

Polling places on Saturday 7 May

List of locations where you can vote on polling day. Polling places are open from 8am to 6pm, Saturday 7 May.

Your candidates

Elwick, Huon and McIntyre candidates have been announced.

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In 2022, periodic elections will be conducted for the Legislative Council divisions of Elwick and McIntyre. Additionally, a by-election will be held concurrently to fill the member vacancy for the division of Huon.

The elected members for Elwick and McIntyre will serve until the 2028 periodic elections. The elected member for Huon will serve until the 2026 periodic elections.

Polling day is Saturday 7 May 2022.

Remember, voting in the Legislative Council elections is compulsory.

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Isolating with COVID?

Electors in isolation can be authorised by the TEC (call 1800 801 701) to be able to attend a special drive-through polling place. If you can’t get to the special drive-through polling place, you may be able to vote by phone. Call 1800 801 701 for more information.
Phone lines are open:
Thursday 8:30am - 5:30pm
Friday 8:30am - 6pm
Polling Day, Saturday 7 May 8am - 6pm.

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Election calendar

Monday 28 March

Issue of the writs & close of rolls

Tuesday 29 March

Candidate nominations open

12 noon
Thursday 7 April

Candidate nominations close

12 noon
Friday 8 April

Announcement of nominations

Monday 11 April

Pre-poll voting commences

Friday 29 April

Postal vote applications close

Saturday 7 May

Polling day

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Unable to vote on polling day?  You can still have your say!

  You can vote at a pre-poll centre from Monday 11 April. Locations are closed.

  You can apply to vote by post. Postal vote applications closed at 4pm, Friday 29 April.

  There are also voting options for overseas electors.

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Moved recently?

Rolls for these Legislative Council elections have closed. If you have moved recently, or other details have changed, you can still update your enrolment for future elections.

Check your enrolment, update your details, or enrol to vote.

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Considering standing as a candidate?

  Nominations have closed.

Head to our candidate information page to learn more about becoming a candidate. There you'll find our candidate handbook, and the relevant forms and requirements regarding campaigning and nominating.

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Who represents you?

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

Related information

Your candidates

Elwick, Huon and McIntyre candidates have been announced...

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Ways to vote

Services to help you have your say in the Elwick, Huon and McIntyre Legislative Council elections.

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Information for Candidates

Handbook + other information...

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