ACT Electoral Issues

ACT Federal electorate redistribution

ACT Federal electorate redistribution

Both the Woden Valley Community Council and the Weston Creek Community Council have written to the AEC objecting to the Federal boundaries. The Woden Town Centre is the social and economic hub for Woden, Weston Creek and Molonglo and under the proposed distribution, not only will the Woden community be split, the Town Centre will be separated from the majority of the community is services.

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Murrumbidgee electorate Candidates forum

The ACT Legislative Assembly election is coming up on the 15th October 2016.
The Woden Valley Community Council (WVCC) will be conducting a candidate’s forum for the electorate of Murrumbidgee on Wednesday 5th October at 7.30pm at the Canberra Southern Cross Club in Phillip.

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WVCC submission on proposed five X five-member electorates for ACT

WVCC supports the enlargement of the Assembly, but urges that priority be given to ensuring that electorate boundaries coincide with Canberra’s ‘towns’.

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Review into the size of the ACT Legislative Assembly

The Woden Valley Community Council has made a submission into the size of the ACT Legislative Assembly. The submission is available here » …

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Green’s Response on WVCC Election Issues

WVCC undertook to put on its website the political parties’ written responses to the Council’s list of issues. The ACT Greens’ responses are here » …

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Review of the ACT Self-Government Act

The WVCC submitted comments to the ACT Legislative Assembly’s
Standing Committee on Administration and Procedure on the Review of the ACT Self-Government Act 1988 (Cwlth). Read the WVCC’s submission here » …

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Final changes to ACT Legislative Assembly electoral boundaries announced

The final make-up of the ACT Legislative Assembly electoral boundaries for the 2012 election has been announced today by the ACT Electoral Commissioner, Mr Phillip Green.
“The Augmented ACT Electoral Commission has decided to alter the existing elec…

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