- Eric Hutchinson, Liberal Party
- Gaye James, Family First Party
- Quentin von Stieglitz, Palmer United Party
- Pip Brinklow, Australian Greens Party
- Julian Rogers, Rise Up Australia Party
- Dick Adams MHR, Australian Labor Party
Derwent Valley mayor Martyn Evans last night announced his intention to host a candidates' forum at the New Norfolk District Football Club next Thursday night, August 22.