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Hobart City Council
Elector Poll 2019

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

Further details will be provided in late June.

Poll calendar


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

Hobart City
Elector Poll

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:

  Rolls for this poll closed at 6pm Thursday 13 June 2019.

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.

  Rolls for this poll closed at 6pm Thursday 13 June 2019.

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Between Wednesday 26 and Friday 28 June, keep your eye on the mailbox for your postal ballot pack, which will look like this.

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