February 2022

Yarra Ranges Shire Council, Streeton Ward by-election

Voters in Streeton Ward in Yarra Ranges Shire Council will vote in a postal by-election this February.

By-election details
Dandenong ranges national park. Photo by Gagandeep Singh on Unsplash

March 2022

Maroondah City Council, Wonga Ward by-election

Voters in Wonga Ward in Maroondah City Council will vote in a postal by-election this March.

By-election details
Tree with yellowing leaves looked at from below. Image taken in Wonga Ward by Eric Huang, sourced on Unsplash.

Political Donations

Annual returns published

Annual returns for the period 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021 have been published on VEC disclosures.

Go to VEC Disclosures
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What is authorisation and why is it important?

If you publish an opinion that encourages others to vote in a particular way, you must authorise it; that’s the law.

What is authorisation?

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Council countback results

Results are available for the Moira Shire Council and Alpine Shire Council countbacks held on 19 January.

Countback results

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New electoral boundaries released

The Electoral Boundaries Commission has released the new State electoral boundaries. These boundaries will come into effect at the next State election.

Redivision update

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VoterAlert is our free SMS and email notification service for voters. Sign up to receive reminders for future elections.



Victorian Strawberry Industry Development Order poll

Eligible strawberry growers are required to vote in a poll this February.

Poll details