Conducting Public Hearings
This inquiry will look at the conduct of the 2022 Victorian election. The Committee will consider people's views on how the election was conducted and suggest how things could be improved. Issues to be examined will include enrolling, being a candidate and voting.
On 9 March 2023, the Legislative Assembly agreed to the following motion:
That this House refers an inquiry into the conduct of the 2022 Victorian state election to the Electoral Matters Committee for consideration and report no later than 1 May 2024.
Submissions have now closed. However, if you would still like to make a submission, please contact us for further information.
Next, we will hold public hearings. The details will be announced on this page when they are finalised.
Public hearing with VEC, 27 March 2023 - edited highlights
Witnesses later identified some errors in what they said during the hearing. These errors have been corrected in the transcript (available through the ‘Hearings’ tab above).
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