Last Updated: 19/09/2008 Time: 11:14:14  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: 7,137

Voting System: Proportional Representation (PR)


14 candidates contesting 9 vacancies

Voter Turnout: 83.06%

CandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
POWELL 156731567015856
HILL 419441934229
ANDREWS 144141164
CAMPBELL 941794158448
SULLIVAN 835083478451
SHINTON 135951359315865
DISSANAYAKE 125601256112700
COE 731973206357
TODD 940894039494
LEWIS 837683738442
DAWSON 313531323184
Total Formal Votes Counted4,586 4,549 5,755
Informal Votes125 148 173
Total Ordinary Votes4,711 4,697 5,928

PETER SHINTON was declared elected to position 1 on 19 September 2008

MARK POWELL was declared elected to position 2 on 19 September 2008

TILAK DISSANAYAKE was declared elected to position 3 on 19 September 2008

DENIS TODD was declared elected to position 4 on 19 September 2008

RON SULLIVAN was declared elected to position 5 on 19 September 2008

RAY LEWIS was declared elected to position 6 on 19 September 2008

VICTOR SCHMIDT was declared elected to position 7 on 19 September 2008

KERRY CAMPBELL was declared elected to position 8 on 19 September 2008

MURRAY COE was declared elected to position 9 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.