Melbourne District By-Election Timetable

Melbourne District By-Election Timetable

Polling Day Saturday 21 July 2012

Victoria Electoral Commission

Victor P Taffa

The Victoria Electoral Commission has released a timetable of key events for the Melbourne District By-Election to be held on Saturday 21 July 2012.

Melbourne District By-Election Timetable


A by-election for Melbourne District will be held on Saturday, 21 July 2012. This will be an attendance election.

Issue of the writ

28 May 2012

Nominations open

29 May 2012

Close of Roll

8.00 pm, Monday, 4 June

Close of nominations (party candidates)

12 noon, Thursday, 21 June

Close of nominations (independent candidates)

12 noon, Friday, 22 June

Early voting commences

8.30 am, Monday, 25 June

Registration of how-to-vote cards opens

8.30 am, Monday, 25 June

Registration of how-to-vote cards closes

12 noon, Friday, 13 July

Last chance to apply for a postal vote

6.00 pm, Thursday, 19 July

Early voting closes

6.00 pm, Friday, 20 July

Election Day Voting

8.00 am – 6.00 pm, Saturday, 21 July

Results

From 6.00 pm, Saturday, 21 July