2016 Federal Election

Education policy is an important issue in the 2016 Federal Election. ISV is keen to see an informed debate and provide its Member Schools and school communities with up-to-date information.

Read the latest views of ISV’s Chief Executive, Michelle Green, and find links to the education policies and announcements of the major parties, as well as other useful links. We will update this resource as the campaign progresses.

Click here to download election Media Release

Earlier ISV Election Comment

Policies of the Major Parties


Australian Labor Party

The Greens

The Independent Schools Council of Australia (ISCA) has also summarised the respective school education policies and announcements of the three major parties announced to date, assessed against key issues of concern to Independent schools.

Useful Facts and Figures

Find your MP

ISV’s Parents’ Website has a useful map to help find contact details for the Member of Parliament responsible for the electorate in which schools are located.

Useful Information

The Australian Electoral Commission provides important information on voting and electorates.

Links to Party Websites

Authorised by Michelle Green, Independent Schools Victoria, 40 Rosslyn St, West Melbourne, VIC, 3003.