Victorian redistribution indicative timetable

Updated: 18 October 2017

This is an indicative timetable and is subject to change. Dates will be updated as the redistribution progresses.


Step 1 – commencement

Current enrolment quota


Enrolment statistics available

Prior to call for suggestions

Call for suggestions to the redistribution

18 October 2017

Suggestions period closes

6pm AEDT 17 November 2017

Suggestions made available for viewing

20 November 2017

Step 3 – comments on suggestions

Comments on suggestions are able to be made

20 November 2017

Comments on suggestions period closes

6pm AEDT 1 December 2017

Comments on suggestions available for viewing


Redistribution Committee convenes to consider proposed electoral divisions

4th quarter 2017

Step 4 – objections to the proposed redistribution

Proposed redistribution report released

April 2018

Call for objections to the proposed redistribution

April 2018

Objections period closes

May 2018

Objections available for viewing

May 2018

Step 5 – comments on objections

Comments on objections are able to be made

May 2018

Comments on objections period closes

May 2018

Comments on objections available for viewing

May 2018

Step 6 – announcement of final electoral divisions

Augmented Electoral Commission meets to determine electoral divisions

June 2018

Augmented Electoral Commission announces electoral divisions

June / July 2018

Further objection period (if required)

June / July 2018

Step 7 – determination

Augmented Electoral Commission makes determination of electoral divisions

13 July 2018

Report is tabled in Parliament

After determination

Report is made publicly available

After tabling