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    VIC AEC Corruption... How do I progress my issues?

    Hi all, I posted about a year ago when this issue just occurred. But I believe that the Australian Electoral Commission AEC have acted illegally. Since there is no Federal corruption body, and I have already applied for documents through FOI, how can I take legal action against the AEC? Here is...
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    VIC Privacy - FOI question regarding the AEC

    To make a long story short - I requested some info from the AEC (Aust Electoral Commission) as we believe they have done something dodgy and we need info to prove this. We requested certain documents and our request was ignored, so the Information Commissioner has now directed them to give us a...
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    VIC AEC Privacy Question - Help?

    Hi guys, I have a tricky one... I am in the process of registering a Federal political party through the AEC. We need to have 500 certified members from the electoral role to register. The AEC told us that they will need to verify many by hand, as they don't match up, etc. They stated that if...
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    VIC Notice to Pay from Australian Electoral Commission - What to Do?

    Hi, I've just recently received a notice to pay $204 through civic compliance for the Australian electoral commission for failing to vote in a state election? I've never enroled or have ever had anything to do with politics due to the lies/deception, etc. I've never been told that I was enroled...
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    Prosecuting a Politician - Write a Writ of Mandamus to AEC?

    First up a thank you to everyone who has put up with my past questions and helped me get where I am. I am trying to get a politician prosecuted for not complying with S44 of the Australian constitution. After an election two voters from the MPs electorate can go to the High Court, present a...