1996 Strathfield By-election

State Electoral District - Strathfield Results 1996 (byelection)

Summary - Detailed - Preferential

Summary

ELECTORAL DISTRICT OF STRATHFIELD
By Election Results
Total Number of Electors Enrolled - 38,157

Summary of First Preference Votes Polled for Each Candidate

Candidate Party % Votes
Peterson CTA 4.69 1,460
Meagher GNS 4.25 1,323
Timbrell ALP 33.68 10,484
Hill 0.96 298
MacCarthy LIB 50.66 15,772
Newman AD 5.76 1,793
Informal 744
Total Votes Counted 31,874

Detailed

ELECTORAL DISTRICT OF STRATHFIELD
By Election Results
Total Number of Electors Enrolled - 38,157

Number of First Preference Votes Polled for Each Candidate

Polling Places Peterson
(CTA)
Meagher
(GNS)
Timbrell
(ALP)
Hill
()
MacCarthy
(LIB)
Newman
(AD)
Total Formal Votes Informal Votes Total Votes Polled
Ashbury 93 72 931 21 852 154 2,123 52 2,175
Burwood 146 190 1,294 31 1,645 221 3,527 82 3,609
Burwood East 156 122 1,128 25 1,245 214 2,890 94 2,984
Burwood Park 35 36 270 3 407 53 804 24 828
Croydon 61 43 309 10 428 71 922 32 954
Croydon Park 141 88 584 26 967 120 1,926 44 1,970
Croydon South 53 50 302 9 369 56 839 24 863
Enfield 101 81 628 22 857 92 1,781 51 1,832
Enfield East 94 64 780 21 707 125 1,791 59 1,850
Enfield South 65 96 562 14 593 76 1,406 65 1,471
Flemington 34 25 378 6 372 49 864 24 888
Homebush 63 79 638 18 1,025 82 1,905 29 1,934
Homebush South 11 21 138 8 403 29 610 9 619
Malvern Hill 81 91 400 12 735 105 1,424 31 1,455
Strathfield 79 63 406 14 1,005 85 1,652 33 1,685
Strathfield Central 67 72 370 19 1,422 90 2,040 26 2,066
Strathfield South 66 58 470 11 750 42 1,397 28 1,425
Strathfield West 31 27 148 2 557 33 798 13 811
Total Ordinary Votes 1,377 1,278 9,736 272 14,339 1,697 28,699 720 29,419
Total Absent Votes 2 0 8 1 14 1 26 0 26
Total Dec Inst Votes 4 2 23 1 26 0 56 0 56
Total Postal Votes 31 15 261 5 695 37 1,044 6 1,050
Total Pre-Poll Votes 43 28 452 19 697 57 1,296 18 1,314
Total Section Votes 3 0 4 0 1 1 9 0 9
Grand Totals 1,460 1,323 10,484 298 15,772 1,793 31,130 744 31,874
% 4.69 4.25 33.68 0.96 50.66 5.76 * 2.33
* Percentage of Total Number of Votes Polled

Preferential

ELECTORAL DISTRICT OF STRATHFIELD
By Election Results
Total Number of Electors Enrolled - 38,157

PREFERENTIAL COUNT
Count conducted pursuant to section 126A of the Parliamentary Electorates and Elections Act, 1912

HILL MEAGHER PETERSON NEWMAN
298 Excl 1,356 Excl 1,567 Excl 2,628 Excl
Candidates First Preferences Votes Total Votes Total Votes Total Votes Total % Total Votes
PETERSON 1,460 19 1,479 88 1,567
MEAGHER 1,323 33 1,356
TIMBRELL 10,484 24 10,508 211 10,719 391 11,110 1,412 12,522 41.76
HILL 298
MacCARTHY 15,772 42 15,814 129 15,943 702 16,645 817 # 17,462 58.24
NEWMAN 1,793 55 1,848 618 2,466 162 2,628
Total Votes in Count 31,130 173 31,005 1,046 30,695 1,255 30,383 2,229 29,984 100.00
Exhausted 125 125 310 435 312 747 399 1,146
Informal 744 744 744 744 744
Total Votes 31,874 298 31,874 1,356 31,874 1,567 31,874 2,628 31,874
# MacCARTHY elected this Count