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Administered by: Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief
Published Date 11 Apr 2019






I, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting under section 5 of the Constitution:


·        prorogue the Parliament from 8:29am on 11 April 2019, until Saturday, 18 May 2019; and


·        dissolve the House of Representatives at 8:30am on 11 April 2019.



Signed and sealed with

the Great Seal of Australia

on 11 April 2019








                                                                                    Peter Cosgrove





By His Excellency's Command







Scott Morrison

Prime Minister