About this committee

The Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters is appointed under a resolution of appointment which was passed by the House of Representatives on 1 September 2016 and the Senate on 12 September 2016.

The Committee conducts inquiries into such matters relating to electoral laws and practices and their administration as may be referred to it by either House of the Parliament or a Minister. In addition it may also inquire into relevant annual reports of government departments and authorities and reports of the Auditor-General presented in the House.
 

Track Committee

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 2374
Fax: +61 2 6277 4773
em@aph.gov.au

Completed inquiries and reports

|45th Parliament|

|44th Parliament|

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Report Name Date Tabled

Second interim report on the inquiry into the conduct of the 2016 Federal Election: Foreign donations 

Parliamentary Paper: TBA

Date of Government response: No response to date

10 March 2017
 

First interim report on the inquiry into the conduct of the 2016 Federal Election: Authorisation of voter communication

Parliamentary Paper: TBA

Date of Government response: No response to date

 9 December 2016