Lowering Canberra's voting age could lead to minors being elected

By Katie Burgess
Updated April 24 2018 - 8:36pm, first published July 25 2017 - 12:42pm

Lowering the voting age to 16 in Canberra could result in 16-year-old ministers, the ACT Electoral Commission has suggested.

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