Last Updated: 22/09/2008 Time: 17:38:29  Status: Declared Election
Current as at: 25/09/2008 Time: 18:15:24


Summary of First Preference Votes for each Candidate (Status: Declared Election)

Residential and Non-residential Electors enrolled on 4 August 2008: 19,119

Voting System: Proportional Representation (PR)


15 candidates contesting 9 vacancies

Voter Turnout: 84.03%

CandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
SPROULE 91,09591,08391,426
SQUIRES 226322582280
CAMPBELL 7941792371,095
BOWELL 141,773141,757142,099
SAUL 81,01981,01981,161
SOWTER 676267656921
Total Formal Votes Counted12,744 12,650 15,155
Informal Votes717 813 910
Total Ordinary Votes13,461 13,463 16,065

JOHN BOWELL was declared elected to position 1 on 18 September 2008

BETTY GREEN was declared elected to position 2 on 18 September 2008

JENNY SPROULE was declared elected to position 3 on 18 September 2008

JANET HAYES was declared elected to position 4 on 18 September 2008

DEAN SAUL was declared elected to position 5 on 18 September 2008

LIZ CAMPBELL was declared elected to position 6 on 18 September 2008

JIM GRIBBIN was declared elected to position 7 on 18 September 2008

ELLIS WALKER was declared elected to position 8 on 18 September 2008

ALAN SNOWSILL was declared elected to position 9 on 18 September 2008


Summary Page - Proportional Representation Count - BTL No Groups

This screen provides all the First Preference (FP) counts for each stage of the election. The screen is progressively updated as results are received.

Election Night

Comprises count in Polling Place of Ordinary Votes taken on election night. Finalised when status "Final for Election Night" is shown.

Check Count

Comprises count of Ordinary Votes in Returning Officer's office on Sunday. Finalised when status "Check Count Complete" is shown.

Check Count & Dec

Sum of Check Count Votes and Declaration Votes (Postal, Declared Institution, Prepoll, Silent and Section Votes). Declaration Votes are counted from election night until final count commenced. Used as the starting point for the final count. Finalised when status "Declaration Vote Count Complete" is shown.