The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) has announced that the count for the election of twelve Senators for South Australia was completed today.
The successful candidates for the twelve Senate vacancies for South Australia are (in order of their election):
|2||WONG, Penny||Australian Labor Party|
|3||XENOPHON, Nick||Nick Xenophon Team|
|5||FARRELL, Don||Australian Labor Party|
|6||GRIFF, Stirling||Nick Xenophon Team|
|8||GALLACHER, Alex||Australian Labor Party|
|10||KAKOSCHKE-MOORE, Skye||Nick Xenophon Team|
|11||HANSON-YOUNG, Sarah||The Greens|
|12||DAY, Bob||Family First|
The Australian Electoral Officer for South Australia, Paul Hawes said the distribution of preferences was conducted today to elect the twelve South Australian Senators.
"As with all aspects of the count, the automated distribution of preferences undertaken today was open to scrutineers appointed by the candidates," Mr Hawes said.
All 2016 federal election results are available on the AEC's tally room at www.aec.gov.au/results.
Mr Hawes said the formal Declaration of the Poll for the 2016 election of Senators for South Australia will take place at 2.00pm on Wednesday, 3 August 2016 and will be held at:
The Stamford Plaza Hotel, Crystal Room, Level 2, 150 North Terrace, Adelaide.
All candidates and the media are invited to attend. RSVPs are not required.