Last Updated: 22/09/2008 Time: 17:44:43  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: 13,241

Voting System: Proportional Representation (PR)


11 candidates contesting 8 vacancies

Voter Turnout: 81.66%

CandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
SOUTH 648264795543
VERYARD 542354245465
HOBAN 282,376282,357282,788
AINSWORTH 171,463171,439171,757
FINLAYSON 215421532190
HALL 436743654403
Total Formal Votes Counted8,581 8,516 10,081
Informal Votes614 684 732
Total Ordinary Votes9,195 9,200 10,813

JOHN AINSWORTH was declared elected to position 1 on 19 September 2008

MIKE MORAN was declared elected to position 2 on 19 September 2008

PAULA FLACK was declared elected to position 3 on 19 September 2008

ANNE SMYTH was declared elected to position 4 on 19 September 2008

ELAINE SOUTH was declared elected to position 5 on 19 September 2008

MARTIN BALLANGARRY was declared elected to position 6 on 19 September 2008

BRIAN FINLAYSON was declared elected to position 7 on 19 September 2008

JANET COURT was declared elected to position 8 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.