Election Funding and Disclosure Report - 2014 WA Senate election: Appendix A - Key election dates

Updated: 11 June 2015

The electoral event held on 5 April 2014 was a half-Senate election in the State of Western Australia.

Key dates for this election are detailed below.
Last day for registration of Political Parties
(the day before the writ is issued)
Thursday 27 February 2014
Issue of the Writ Friday 28 February 2014
Close for appointment of Agents
(close of nominations)
midday Thursday 13 March 2014
Polling day Saturday 5 April 2014
Calculation of interim election funding entitlements
(20 days after polling day)
Friday 25 April 2014
Conclusion of donations disclosure period
(30 days after polling day)
Monday 5 May 2014
Writ returned and political party registration resumed Thursday 1 May 2014
Final payment of balance of election funding entitlements Tuesday 9 May 2014
Candidates', Senate groups' & Donors' returns due
(15 weeks after polling day)
Monday 21 July 2014
Public inspection of disclosure returns begins(24 weeks after polling day) Monday 22 September 2014