New South Wales Electoral Commission
Polling Day 23 March 2019
New South Wales Legislative Assembly 2019 Outcome
Victor P Taffa
New South Wales Electoral Commission has released final votes polled for the New South Wales State Election held on Saturday 23 March 2019.
All results in every District are now been declared as all Absent, Enrolment and Provisional votes have now counted.
47 seats are required by a Party to form Majority Government in the 93 seat Legislative Assembly.
New South Wales Parliament has 2 Chambers. These being the Legislative Assembly and the Legislative Council.
Governments are formed by a Party having the greatest number of seats in the Legislative Assembly.
- Legislative Assembly is also referred to as the Lower House.
- Legislative Council is also referred to as the Upper House.
Every 4 years all seats of the Legislative Assembly are declared vacant and a General Election is held.
Legislative Council members hold a seat for 8 years with 21 of the 42 seats declared vacant every 4 years.
Liberal/National Coalition Government led by Liberal Leader Gladys Berejiklian and National Party Leader John Barilaro has been returned to office holding 48 of the 93 seats in the Legislative Assembly.
In order to have bills carried into law they must also be approved by the Legislative Council.
Royal Assent by the Governor of New South Wales is the final step for passage of a bill into law.
Party/Representation Seats Held
Australian Labor Party/ Country Labor 36
Liberal Party of Australia 35
The Greens 3
The Nationals 13
Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party 3
Total Seats 93
Seats Held By Each Party Or Independent Member:
Australian Labor Party/ Country Labor (36 Members):
- Blue Mountains,
- Macquarie Fields,
- Mount Druitt,
- Port Stephens,
- Summer Hill,
- The Entrance,
Independent (3 Members):
- Lake Macquarie,
- Wagga Wagga.
Liberal Party (35 Members):
- Baulkham Hills,
- Castle Hill,
- East Hills,
- Lane Cove,
- North Shore,
- Seven Hills,
- South Coast,
Greens Party (3 Members):
National Party (13 Members):
- Coffs Harbour,
- Myall Lakes,
- Northern Tablelands,
- Port Macquarie,
- Upper Hunter.
Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party (3 Members):