2015 NT Redistribution
A redistribution of electorates must begin as soon as practicable once 2 years and 6 months have passed since election day for the last general election. Any changes to boundaries or division names come into effect at the next Legislative Assembly general election.
The previous general election was held on 25 August 2012, therefore the redistribution for the 2016 elections commenced on 25 February 2015. Final boundaries took effect at the issue of the writ for the 2016 Territory election on Monday 8 August.
2015 NT Redistribution report
The 2015 NT Redistribution was finalised on 16 September with the report provided to the Minister for tabling in the Legislative Assembly within five sitting days.