Williamstown District Victoria State Election 2018 Provisional Results Announced

Williamstown District Victoria State Election 2018 Provisional Results Announced

Polling Day 24 November 2018

Victoria Electoral Commission

Provisional Results Announced For Williamstown District

Victor P Taffa

Victoria Electoral Commission has released Provisional Vote Results for the Williamstown 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: 50,919

Formal Votes: 43,370

Informal Votes: 2,173 (4.77% of the total votes)

Total Votes: 45,543 (89.44% 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

HORNE, Melissa                    ALP                21,839                         50.36%

LONG, Sam                            GRN               6,960                           16.05%

SAINT-JAMES, Virginia       AJP                 1,251                           2.88%

BENTLEY, Lisa                                             1,081                           2.49%

HEMPHILL, Peter                                         4,407                           10.16%

JOSHI, Pallavee                      LIB                 7,832                           18.06%

Results Not Final

Two Candidate Preferred Vote

Candidate             Party     Preferred Votes         % of Preferred Votes

HORNE, Melissa                    ALP                31,273                         72.07%

JOSHI, Pallavee                      LIB                 12,118                         27.93%

Abbreviations

ALP                Australian Labor Party

GRN               Australian Greens

AJP                 Animal Justice Party

LIB                 Liberal Party