Greens propose to lower the ACT's voting age to 16

Lucy Bladen
By Lucy Bladen
December 1 2021 - 1:01pm
Greens crossbenchers Andrew Braddock and Johnathan Davis will introduce a bill to lower the ACT's voting age to 16. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Canberra teenagers would be able to vote in the next ACT election under new laws that will come before the Legislative Assembly.

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Lucy Bladen

Lucy Bladen

Reporter Canberra Times

Lucy Bladen has been a journalist at The Canberra Times since 2019. She is an ACT politics and health reporter. Email: l.bladen@canberratimes.com.au

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