Ted Sorensen - State Member For Hervey Bay
Positive Future For Hervey Bay

Community Information

Letter of Support

Ted can help your organisation with a letter of support for your grant application. If you would like a letter of support from Ted, please ensure that your organisation is not-for-profit and is based in, or provides a service within the Hervey Bay Electorate. Click here for full details . .

Would you like a Queensland Flag?

If you are a not-for-profit community group or school in the Hervey Bay Electorate and would like to receive a complimentary Queensland Flag from Ted, please contact our office by Clicking Here

Australian National Flag Protocols

As one of Australia’s most important symbols, the flag should be used with respect and dignity. These protocols will assist you when flying or using the flag, including as part of flag-raising ceremonies.

For full details, please go to http://www.dpmc.gov.au/government/australian-national-flag/australian-national-flag-protocols

Wanting to become a Justice of the Peace?

How to become a JP or Cdec

As a Justice of the Peace (Qualified) (JP) or Commissioner for Declarations (Cdec) you will handle important documents that could have a significant impact on a person’s life. It is important that you are properly trained and qualified to provide professional services in all situations.

Who can become a JP or Cdec

To become a JP or Cdec you must:

  • be an Australian citizen
  • be at least 18 years old
  • be of good character
  • be registered on the Queensland electoral roll
  • have completed the relevant training–Course in Providing Community Justice Services (Commissioner for Declarations) (Justice of the Peace Qualified).

To find out how to become a Justice of the Peace or Commissioner of Declarations. Click here for full details . . .

Congratulatory Letters for Wedding Anniversaries or milestone Birthday’s

If you or someone you know is celebrating a special birthday or anniversary, you can request a letter from the Premier of Queensland, Prime Minister of Australia, Governor-General or Her Majesty The Queen to mark the occasion please click here . . .

Enrol to Vote

To enrol for the first time or get back on the roll, you can enrol online.

You will need to provide evidence of your identity. You can use your driver's licence, Australian passport number or have someone who is enrolled confirm your identity.

For full details, please click here . . .

Other Useful Website Links

Below are some useful links. They are divided into a number of sub-headings, e.g. government, council, tourism, business, social and community. If you find a link is no longer active, or you would like to suggest another useful website, please contact my office and let us know.

COUNCIL:  Fraser Coast Regional Council

Hervey Bay Chamber of Commerce
Business Hervey Bay
QLD Government Business Industry Portal

Fraser Coast Events
Hervey Bay Airport

Federal Member for Hinkler - Keith Pitt
Federal Member for Wide Bay - Llew Obrien
To be re-directed to the Hansard website click here
Queensland State parliament website: www.parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Parliament website: www.aph.gov.au

Hervey Bay RSL
Hervey Bay RSL sub-branch
Hervey Bay Boat Club 

Phone:    07 4183 8100 
Fax:         07 4183 8109 

Office Location: 3/357 Esplanade, Scarness. QLD 4655
Postal Address: PO Box 5049, Torquay. QLD 4655