April 2017 Legislative Council vacancies filled

The Legislative Council vacancies in the East Metropolitan and North Metropolitan Regions caused by the resignations of the Hon. Amber-Jade Sanderson and the Hon. Peter Katsambanis have today been filled by Bill Leadbetter for the East Metropolitan Region and Elise Irwin for the North Metropolitan Region.

Under the provisions of s156D of the Electoral Act 1907, full re-counts of all votes cast in the most recent Legislative Council elections, held on 9 March 2013, commenced at 4pm on 4 April 2017.

Summaries of the re-counts are available for download:

2017 East Metropolitan Region Re-count

2017 North Metropolitan Region Re-count