Report of the inquiry on the future conduct of elections operating during times of emergency situations

June 2021

© Commonwealth of Australia 2021
ISBN: 978-1-76092-161-3

View the report as a single document:

View the report as separate downloadable parts:


Terms of Reference

List of Recommendations

1. Introduction

  About the inquiry
  Report Structure

2. 2020 elections experience

3. Managing elections in future emergency situations

  Voting methods
  Committee comment
  Candidates, campaigning and scrutineering
  Proposed legislative amendments
  Committee comment

A. Submissions

B. Exhibits

C. Public hearings

Australian Greens - Additional comments

Committee Secretariat contact:

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

Phone: +61 2 6277 2374