Federal elections | NTEC

Federal elections

The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) conducts: federal elections and by-elections; referendums; and maintains the Commonwealth electoral roll. The NTEC uses the joint electoral roll with the AEC.

Federal elections and by-elections are held in accordance with the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 to elect Members and Senators to the federal parliament in Canberra.

For further information on federal elections visit the Australian Electoral Commission website.