Electoral Commission Queensland


Media enquiries

Spokespersons from ECQ are available for interview where operational demands permit. All media enquiries or requests should be made by email to media@ecq.qld.gov.au 

Please ensure your email enquiry includes:

  • details of the enquiry
  • your contact details
  • where applicable, an expected deadline.

Media liaison

ECQ engages a media liaison consultant. During an election period ECQ will provide further media resources including media releases. 

McCalls Public Relations and Public Affairs

Phone: (07) 3257 3920

2016 Media releases

Thursday 8 December

New Election Management System for Queensland Elections (PDF, 173.3 KB)

Friday 29 JulyFirst FPV Election Completed in Queensland (PDF, 175.2 KB)
Thursday 28 JulyApparent Failure to Vote Notices (PDF, 173.9 KB)
Friday 22 JulyUnofficial Failure to Vote Penalty Notice (PDF, 191.8 KB)
Toowoomba South By-Election
Monday 18 JulyNotional Count (PDF, 174.7 KB)
Friday 15 JulyPolling Day  (PDF, 69.2 KB)
Wednesday 13 JulyCounting the Votes Under FPV (PDF, 70.9 KB)
Monday 11 JulyPre-Poll Voting Concluding (PDF, 69.9 KB)
Friday 1 JulyPre-Poll Voting Commences (PDF, 72.1 KB)
Thursday 30 JuneFull Preferential Voting System (PDF, 69.4 KB)
Tuesday 28 JuneBallot Paper Draw (PDF, 70.1 KB)
Friday 24 JuneClose of Rolls (PDF, 228.0 KB) 
Tuesday 21 JuneReminder: Enrol to Vote (PDF, 177.8 KB)
Monday 20 JuneWrit Issued for 2016 Toowoomba South By-Election (PDF, 182.6 KB)
Torres Strait Island, Division 3 By-Election
Monday 11 JulyMobile Polling (PDF, 71.1 KB)
Tuesday 28 JuneBallot Paper Draw (PDF, 174.3 KB)
Friday 24 June Close of Rolls (PDF, 227.7 KB)
Tuesday 21 JuneReminder: Enrol to Vote (PDF, 175.5 KB)
Monday 20 JuneOfficial Notice of Election Announcement (PDF, 186.7 KB)
2016 Local Government Quadrennial Elections and State Referendum
Wednesday 27 AprilLockyer Valley Councillor Election Declared (PDF, 173.9 KB)
Thursday 21 AprilLockyer Valley Mayoral Election Declared (PDF, 70.3 KB)
Tuesday 5 AprilCommission Declares Referendum Result (PDF, 177.0 KB)
Tuesday 5 AprilCommission Declares all Mayoral Results - Local Government Elections (PDF, 79.3 KB)