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2016-02-17

 

 

Electoral Systems used by Various Organizations

 

* Asterisk denotes that the electoral system is specified in the Groupís Constitution.


# Denotes that the PRSA counting rules are specified.

 

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Group

Electoral System

A

Anglican Diocese of Melbourne (for election by Synod of the Diocesan Council and committees)
Provided for by the Diocese's Regulation of Elections Act 1980.


Single transferable vote proportional representation


Anglican Dioceses in Australia other than Melbourne


 Multiple plurality

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 Australian Association of Social Workers (STV-PR is required by the by-laws)

 Single transferable vote
  proportional
  representation

 

 Australian Conservation Foundation Inc. (see Rule 8 and Schedule 1 of the ACF Constitution)

 Single transferable vote
  proportional
  representation*

 

Australian Council of Social Service
ACOSS used single transferable vote proportional representation for its elections in 2007.

 Single transferable vote
  proportional
  representation*

 #

 Australian Physiological Society Inc.
 Schedule 3 of the Society's Constitution specifies the use of the PR Rules in the PRSA Manual.

 Single transferable vote
  proportional
  representation*

 

Australian Republican Movement


 Multiple plurality*

 B

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

C

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 E

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

F

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

G

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

H

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I

Institute of Actuaries Australia (see Clause 11.6(a) of the Constitution)

Proportional representaton

#

International Association of Bio-ethics (see Rule 7.6 of the Constitution) PRSA Manual specified, as successfully proposed by Professor Peter Singer

Single transferable vote proportional representation*

 

 

 

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K

 

 

 

 

 

L

 

 

 

 

 

M#

Macquarie University Council, NSW
Clause 9(7) of Schedule 1 of By-law 2005 prescribes
use of the PR Rules in the PRSA Manual.

Single transferable vote proportional representation

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 National Trust of Australia (Victoria) The electoral system is specified in a by-law.
The Board of the Victorian Trust in 2012 replaced its system of single transferable vote
proportional representation with a multiple plurality system the Trust discarded 30 years earlier.

 Multiple plurality

 

 National Union of Students

Single transferable vote proportional representation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

O

Oxfam Australia
The Board of Oxfam Australia decided to discontinue elections to its Board in 2011. It had previously specified a single transferable vote
proportional representation system in its rules.


 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Q

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

R

RMIT University (for Staff Association elections)

Single transferable vote proportional representation

 

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (its Constitution states that the electoral system shall be specified by regulation)

Single transferable vote proportional representation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

T

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 U

University of Melbourne Alumni Council in 2011 had its electoral system changed from its pioneering proportional representation system to a plurality system

 Plurality


University of Sydney's Students Representative Council
Schedule 2 of its Constitution specifies single-transferable vote proportional representation

Single transferable vote proportional representation*

 

 

 

 

 

 

V

Victorian Local Governance Association

Single transferable vote proportional representation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

W

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

Y

 

 

 

 

 

Z