Last Updated: 19/09/2008 Time: 13:12:25  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: 5,440

Voting System: Proportional Representation (PR)


9 candidates contesting 7 vacancies

Voter Turnout: 86.36%

CandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
WILLS 727072657338
LOBSEY 217612175720911
SIMSON 155581555715658
STEWART 831493149405
PERKINS 830783089409
HARTIGAN 621162126274
LAURIE 155621556214646
Total Formal Votes Counted3,701 3,686 4,507
Informal Votes167 183 191
Total Ordinary Votes3,868 3,869 4,698

IAN LOBSEY was declared elected to position 1 on 19 September 2008

FIONA SIMSON was declared elected to position 2 on 19 September 2008

ANDREW LAURIE was declared elected to position 3 on 19 September 2008

PAUL MOULES was declared elected to position 4 on 19 September 2008

COL STEWART was declared elected to position 5 on 19 September 2008

BERNARD PERKINS was declared elected to position 6 on 19 September 2008

COLLEEN WILLS was declared elected to position 7 on 19 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.