Hobart City Council
Elector Poll

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Results for the principal question published first, followed by results for the two further questions.

Poll calendar

The Tasmanian Electoral Commission has been requested by the Hobart City Council to conduct an elector poll.


Saturday 8 June

Notice of poll published in
The Mercury newspaper


Thursday 13 June

Enrolment closes


Wednesday 26 June

Ballot material delivered to electors by post


Monday 15 July

Close of polling

Media releases

Hobart City
Elector Poll

Daily Returns

This chart, updated a few times a week, will show the number of votes returned per day, and a cumulative total.

Total electors enrolled: 37,718

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Ballot Pack

Between Wednesday 26 and Friday 28 June, keep your eye on the mailbox for your postal ballot pack containing your ballot paper, instructions, a ballot paper envelope and a reply paid envelope for returning your vote.

Looking for more detailed information?

We have gathered together a range of documents and other information to assist Hobart City electors in making an informed decision.

Who can vote?

Are you on the State electoral roll?

If you are currently on the electoral roll, you are automatically on the Local Government roll for the municipal area (council) in which your enrolled address is located.

If you are eligible to be on the state electoral roll but are not correctly enrolled, you can:

The rolls for this poll have now closed.

What if I have a shack or a shop—or if I’m not an Australian citizen?

You are also eligible to be on the Local Government roll if:

  • you own or occupy land in a municipal area different from where you are enrolled on the state electoral roll, or
  • you are the nominated representative of a corporate body which owns or occupies land in the municipal area.

To enrol under these special provisions you need to complete the appropriate enrolment form:

and return it to the General Manager for the Council in which you are enrolling.

The rolls for this poll have now closed.

Related information


Results of the Elector Poll scrutiny...

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Enrolment on the State Roll

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

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More detailed info

Background, documents, map and other information...

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