Timetable | NTEC


2021 Division of Daly: by-election

Election timetable

Thursday 19 August Nominations open
Friday 20 August5:00 pmElectoral roll closes
Tuesday 24 August Election return of gifts received (return prior to early voting) due

Thursday 26 August

12:00 noon
Nominations close
1:00 pm Declaration of nominations and draw for position on ballot papers
Monday 30 August Postal vote mail-out commences
Early and mobile voting commences
Tuesday 7 September5:00 pm Overseas postal voting despatches cease
Wednesday 8 September Election return of gifts received (return prior to election day) due
Thursday 9 September5:00 pmAll postal voting despatches cease
Friday 10 September Election return of gifts received (return prior to election day) published
6:00 pm Early voting ceases
Saturday 11 September8:00 am to 6:00 pmElection day
Monday 13 September Commence recheck of all counts
Primary counts of accepted declaration votes, further postal counts
Friday 24 September12:00 noonDeadline for receipt of postal votes
Monday 27 September10:00 amDeclaration of election result
Monday 18 October Return of the writ
Thursday 21 October Election return of gifts received (post-election return) due
Monday 8 November Last day for disputing the validity of the election
Wednesday 10 November Expenditure returns due