North Shore State By-Election 2017 Timetable Of Events

North Shore State By-Election 2017 Timetable Of Events

Polling Day Saturday 8 April 2017

New South Wales Electoral Commission

North Shore Voters To Choose A New Member Of State Parliament

Victor P Taffa

New South Wales Electoral Commission has released a Timetable of Events for the North Shore State By-Election to be held on Saturday 8 April 2017.

Key Dates       Time

Friday, 17 March

Issue of Writ

Start of capped State expenditure period and registration of third-party campaigners, candidates and official agents

Nominations open       6.00 pm

Close of rolls (for nominations and roll printing)

Wednesday, 22 March

12.00 noon      Close of Registered Political Party nominations at NSWEC head office

Thursday, 23 March

Open registration of electoral material

12.00 noon      Close of nominations at Returning Officer’s office

12.00 noon      Registration for candidates closes

2.00 pm           Conduct of ballot paper draw

Monday, 27 March

8.00 am – 6.00 pm       Pre-poll voting opens at the Returning Officer’s Office

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting opens at NSWEC Head Office

Tuesday, 28 March

8.00 am – 6.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at the Returning Officer’s Office

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at NSWEC Head Office

Wednesday, 29 March

8.00 am – 6.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at the Returning Officer’s Office

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at NSWEC Head Office

10.00 am                     iVote registration opens

Thursday, 30 March

8.00 am – 6.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at the Returning Officer’s Office

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at NSWEC Head Office

Friday, 31 March

8.00 am – 6.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at the Returning Officer’s Office

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at NSWEC Head Office

5.00 pm                       Close registration of electoral material

                                    Close registration of third-party campaigners

Saturday, 1 April

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at the Returning Officer’s Office

Monday, 3 April

8.00 am                       iVote voting opens

8.00 am – 6.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at the Returning Officer’s Office

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at NSWEC Head Office

6.00 pm                       Postal vote applications (from outside Australia) close

                                    Declared Institution (DI) voting starts

Tuesday, 4 April

8.00 am – 6.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at the Returning Officer’s Office

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at NSWEC Head Office

Wednesday, 5 April

8.00 am – 6.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at the Returning Officer’s Office

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at NSWEC Head Office

6.00 pm                       Postal Vote applications (from within Australia) close

Thursday, 6 April

8.00 am – 8.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at the Returning Officer’s Office

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at NSWEC Head Office

Friday, 7 April

8.00 am – 6.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at the Returning Officer’s Office

9.00 am – 5.00 pm       Pre-poll voting at NSWEC Head Office

                                    DI voting ends

Saturday, 8 April

8.00 am – 6.00 pm       Election Day

1.00 pm                       iVote registration closes

6.00 pm                       iVote voting closes

                                    End of capped State expenditure period

Wednesday, 12 April

6.00 pm                       Return of postal votes close

Thursday, 13 April

9.00 am                       Distribution of preferences (if required)

Tuesday, 16 May        Last day of return of Writ

Wednesday, 13 September

Due date for lodgement of public funding claims