Polwarth District Victoria State Election 2018 Provisional Results Announced

Polwarth District Victoria State Election 2018 Provisional Results Announced

Polling Day 24 November 2018

Victoria Electoral Commission

Provisional Results Announced For Polwarth District

Victor P Taffa

Victoria Electoral Commission has released Provisional Vote Results for the Polwarth District in the Victoria State Election held on Saturday 24 November 2018.

Friday 30 November was the last day that Victoria Electoral Commission allowed Postal Votes to be accepted into the count.

Total Enrolment as at close of rolls: 45,895

Formal Votes: 40,339

Informal Votes: 2,122 (5.00% of the total votes)

Total Votes: 42,461 (92.52% of the total enrolment as at the close of rolls rechecked)

First Preference Votes In Ballot Paper Order

Candidate          Party         1st Pref Votes            % of 1st Pref Votes

JOHNSTON,Douglas            ALP                13,338                         33.06%

MURPHY, Brendan               SOC                788                              1.95%

PITTS, Damien                       AJP                 1,636                           4.06%

GARDNER, Courtney           GRN               3,949                           9.79%

RIORDAN, Richard               LIB                 20,628                         51.14%

Results Not Final

Two Candidate Preferred Vote

Candidate           Party          Preferred Votes       % of Preferred Votes

JOHNSTON,Douglas ALP                17,999                 44.60%

RIORDAN,Richard       LIB                 22,359               55.40%


ALP                Australian Labor Party

SOC                Victorian Socialists

AJP                 Animal Justice Party

GRN               Australian Greens

LIB                 Liberal Party