Electoral Commission of Queensland

Previous Boundary Reviews

The final determination reports from previous Change Commission assessments are listed below.

2015 Divisional Boundary Reviews

The Local Government Minister referred sixteen councils to the Change Commission for review. Assessments of the divisional boundaries of these local governments were completed and the final determinations were forwarded to the Department of Local Government for implementation by the Governor in Council.


Banana Shire Council (PDF, 8.3 MB)

Brisbane City Council (PDF, 19.6 MB)

Bundaberg Regional Council (PDF, 11.8 MB)

Cairns Regional Council (PDF, 15.7 MB)

Fraser Coast Regional Council (PDF, 14.6 MB)

Ipswich City Council (PDF, 33.6 MB)

Isaac Regional Council (PDF, 7.8 MB)

Logan City Council (PDF, 24.7 MB)

Moreton Bay Regional Council (PDF, 23.4 MB)

Redland City Council (PDF, 27.2 MB)

Rockhampton Regional Council (PDF, 10.0 MB)

Scenic Rim Regional Council (PDF, 10.2 MB)

Sunshine Coast Regional Council (PDF, 17.3 MB)

Tablelands Regional Council (PDF, 11.1 MB)

Townsville City Council (PDF, 18.3 MB)

Whitsunday Regional Council   (PDF, 14.3 MB)

External Boundary and Electoral Arrangement Reviews

The Change Commission also assessed the external boundaries and electoral arrangements of the council's listed below:

2017 Addendum - Barcoo, Bulloo, Paroo and Quilpie Shire Councils (PDF, 12.2 MB)
2016 Aurukun Shire Council and Cook Shire Council (PDF, 1.0 MB) 
2016 Maranoa Regional Council and Western Downs Regional Council (PDF, 2.2 MB)
2015 Goondiwindi and Western Downs Regional   (PDF, 2.4 MB)
2015 Brisbane City and Moreton Bay Regional Council (PDF, 3.2 MB)
2015 Bundaberg Regional Council (PDF, 550.2 KB)
2015 Cook Shire Council and Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council (PDF, 1.8 MB)
2015 Balonne Shire, Maranoa Regional Council And Western Downs Regional Council (PDF, 2.5 MB)
2015 Tablelands Regional and Mareeba Shire Council (PDF, 2.4 MB)
2014 Central Highlands Regional Council and Isaac Regional Council (PDF, 2.1 MB)
2014 Toowoomba Regional Council and Southern Downs Regional Council (PDF, 8.6 MB)
2011 Ipswich City Council and Somerset Regional Council (PDF, 3.3 MB)
2011 Moreton Bay Regional Council and Sunshine Coast Regional Council (PDF, 9.9 MB)
2011 Fraser Coast Regional Council and Gympie Regional Council (PDF, 1.9 MB)
2011 Wujal Wujal Aboriginal Shire Council (PDF, 1.7 MB)
2011 Fraser Coast Regional Council and Gympie Regional Council (PDF, 187.6 KB) 
2011 Barcaldine Regional Council and Blackall-Tambo Regional Council (PDF, 600.2 KB) 
2011 Gold Coast City Council and Logan City Council (Boomerang Island) (PDF, 235.1 KB) 
2011 Ipswich City Council and Somerset Regional Council (PDF, 496.2 KB)