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Guidance on post-Election constitutional procedures released

09 August 2017

The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet has released a Cabinet Circular, Constitutional Procedures after the Election.

It includes key dates, a summary of the transition process between administrations, and references to other guidance material.

All Ministers, Ministers' offices, and government agencies are expected to follow the guidelines.

Last updated on the 16th September 2019