Finance
The role of the Australian Electoral Commission is to deliver the franchise: that is, an Australian citizen's right to vote, as established by the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    3

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Auditor

    ANAO

  • Function Categorization

    Other

  • Creation Date

    21 February 1984

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair The Hon. Dennis Cowdroy OAM QC 23 March 2015 22 March 2020
Other Mr. Tom Rogers 15 December 2014 14 December 2019
Other Mr. David Kalisch 30 April 2015 29 April 2020
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