New South Wales Electoral Commission
Victor P Taffa
The New South Wales Electoral Commission has announced a timetable for the conduct of the Penrith State By-Election.
The By-Election was caused following the resignation of sitting Member Karyn Paluzzano. Ms. Paluzzano resigned amid hearings at the ICAC.
The 2007 general election result for Penrith was as follows:
The Liberal Party requires a swing of 9.26% to win the seat.
Close of Rolls: 6.00pm Monday, 24 May 2010
Close of nominations lodged by Registered Political Parties at NSWEC: 12.00 noon Wednesday, 26 May 2010
Close Of Nominations To Returning Officer: 12.00 noon Thursday, 27 May 2010
Election Day: Saturday, 19 June 2010