ACT Legislative Assembly election – Declaration of the poll

Published 24 Oct 2016

"The official declaration of the results of the 15 October ACT Legislative Assembly election will take place on Wednesday 26 October 2016", the ACT Electoral Commissioner, Phil Green, said today.

The declaration will be held in the Exhibition Room on the first floor of the Legislative Assembly, commencing at 11 am, and will be open to candidates, the media and the general public.

“This will be the official announcement of the election results,” Mr Green said. “Elected candidates and their party affiliations will be declared by electorate, listing candidates in order of election. At the conclusion of the declaration of the poll, party leaders will be invited to say a few words if they wish.”