Last Updated: 18/09/2008 Time: 18:12:34  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: 4,377

Voting System: Proportional Representation (PR)


10 candidates contesting 9 vacancies

Voter Turnout: 88.85%

CandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
FIRMAN 3393233928331,246
MEALE 3943933124
COATES 513251324160
COLWILL 265264285
JUDD 102901029011402
SINCLAIR 720372037270
BROAD 3953954135
SPEIRS 143971439215577
SCHLIEBS 144021540215581
Total Formal Votes Counted2,784 2,771 3,824
Informal Votes44 57 65
Total Ordinary Votes2,828 2,828 3,889

RICK FIRMAN was declared elected to position 1 on 18 September 2008

RACHAEL SCHLIEBS was declared elected to position 2 on 18 September 2008

PETER SPEIRS was declared elected to position 3 on 18 September 2008

NIGEL JUDD was declared elected to position 4 on 18 September 2008

GRAHAM SINCLAIR was declared elected to position 5 on 18 September 2008

GRAHAM COATES was declared elected to position 6 on 18 September 2008

KEN SMITH was declared elected to position 7 on 18 September 2008

IRENE BROAD was declared elected to position 8 on 18 September 2008

TREVOR COLWILL 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.