The Commissioners


The Commissioners:

The 2017 Queensland Redistribution Commission includes the following members:

  • Judge Hugh Botting, retired District Court Judge and the Chairperson for the redistribution;
  • Ms Liza Carroll, Director-General, Department of Housing and Public Works; and
  • Mr Walter van der Merwe, the Electoral Commissioner of Queensland.

The Commission met for the first time on Wednesday, 15 June 2016 to discuss the upcoming state redistribution and agree upon the timeline for the review. For more information see the Commission's Timeline.

Commissioners' Meet and Greet From left to right: Ms Liza Carroll, Judge Hugh Botting and Mr Walter van der Merwe. 

Commissioners' Appointments:

The appointments of the Commissioners were announced in Parliament on Wednesday, 25 May 2016 and were gazetted in the Queensland Government Gazette on Friday, 3 June 2016.