Orange State By-Election 2016 First Preference Votes

Orange State By-Election 2016 First Preference Votes

Polling Day Saturday 12 November 2016

New South Wales Electoral Commission

Orange State By-Election First Preference Count

Victor P Taffa

The New South Wales Electoral Commission has released the First Preference Votes of duly nominated candidates for the Orange State By-Election that was held on Saturday 12 November 2016.

No. Of Electors 59,784

Count Not Final

8 Candidates Listed In Ballot Paper Order

Candidate                              Party                      Votes               % Vote/Ballot Papers

BICKNELL, Janelle               The Greens                  1,688               5.6%

BARRETT, Scott                   National Party             8,628               30.26%

DONATO, Philip                    SFF                             7,532               23.66%

DUFFY, Kevin                       Independent                1,872               6.49%

MUNRO, Scott                      Independent                2,295               8.69%

FITZSIMON, Bernard           Country Labor           5,542               18.1%

DECKER, Dianne                  CDP                               978                  3.11%

DONALD, Ian                        Independent                389                  1.27%

Total Formal                                                              28,926             97.18%

Total Informal                                                           912                  2.82%

Total Votes/Ballot Papers                                   29,838             100.00%

 

Two Candidate Preferred

Candidate                          Party                           Votes               % Vote

BARRETT, Scott                   National Party             6,167*             45.5%

DONATO, Philip                    SFF                             7,381*             54.5%

*TCP Count Being Updated By Electoral Commission

 

Abbreviations

SFF                 Shooters, Fishers And Farmers

CDP                Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group)