Caretaker period

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Published: 
20 May 2016

On 8 May 2016 the Prime Minister of Australia, the Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, announced a federal election would be held on 2 July 2016 and as such the Australian Government has assumed a caretaker role. Only updates which adhere to Caretaker Conventions will occur to this website until the result of the election has been determined.