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    Attorney-General and Minister for Justice
    The Honourable Yvette D'Ath

    Statement from the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice

    Attorney-General and Minister for Justice
    The Honourable Yvette D'Ath

    Wednesday, February 14, 2018

    Statement from the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice

     

    Electoral Commission of Queensland Electoral Commissioner Walter van der Merwe has delivered his resignation to the Governor this morning, and provided a copy to the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath.

    Acting Electoral Commissioner arrangements are already in place and a recruitment process will begin shortly.

    In the meantime, the allegations against Mr van der Merwe will be investigated to finalise the issues raised.

     

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