Last Updated: 19/09/2008 Time: 09:29:36  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: 969

Voting System: Optional Preferential (OP)


3 candidates contesting 2 vacancies

Voter Turnout: 76.37%

CandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
HARDCASTLE 412364123641294
PETTY 251422514228197
Total Formal Votes Counted575 575 712
Informal Votes18 18 28
Total Ordinary Votes593 593 740

GEORGE HARDCASTLE was declared elected to position 1 on 19 September 2008

PETER PETTY was declared elected to position 2 on 19 September 2008


Summary Page - Optional Preferential 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.