Local government elections 2022

Local government election tagline - Make your mark. Vote local.

 Final statewide response rate almost 85%. Media release, Wednesday 26 October (opens in a new tab)
 Polling closed. Media release, Tuesday 25 October (opens in a new tab)

Postal votes returned for the 2022 local government elections

as at 3:00pm Wednesday 26 October 2022  Final

Total votes returned: 348,453
Total enrolment: 410,975
Statewide return rate (final): 84.79%

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Enrolment Council Votes returned % returned
5795Break O'Day501286.49
15124Burnie City1258983.24
17800Central Coast1559887.63
2499Central Highlands213385.35
5694Circular Head479884.26
44703Clarence City3819985.45
8348Derwent Valley693283.04
19828Devonport City1646983.06
5710George Town487985.45
4479Glamorgan-Spring Bay398188.88
33504Glenorchy City2771882.73
38546Hobart City3243384.14
14174Huon Valley1220986.14
1179King Island104988.97
49464Launceston City4071982.32
15967Meander Valley1377986.30
10719Northern Midlands949988.62
4962Southern Midlands425185.67
2705Tasman 228784.55
3061West Coast251582.16
19035West Tamar1659587.18

Percentage of returns across the state

Return rate by region of state

Northern councils

Northwest councils

Southern councils

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Voting information

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Your candidates

Candidates by council. Includes candidate statements...

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Information for candidates

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Local government areas

Map of Tasmania's local government (municipal) boundaries.

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Previous elections

Results of previous elections.
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