Glossary: T

Tabulator Operator

An election officer who works at an advance polling place, who is responsible for assisting electors with the insertion of their ballot into a digital counting machine (tabulator).

Target Enumeration

The process used to collect data from a targeted area to update the List of Electors.


An elector appointed by the returning officer responsible for the training of election day staff.

Treatment Centre

A hospital, a sanatorium, or a facility under the Mental Health Act, or any facility providing medical treatment or care on an in-patient basis. These may be served by mobile poll facilities.