2018 Mayo by-election - Australian Electoral Commission

2018 Mayo by-election

Updated: 28 July 2018

Saturday 28 July 2018

Key dates (all times in ACST)
Close of rolls 8pm local time Friday 22 June 2018
Close of nominations 12 midday Thursday 5 July 2018
Declaration of nominations 12 midday Friday 6 July 2018
Start of early voting Tuesday 10 July 2018
Postal voting application deadline 6pm Wednesday 25 July 2018
By-election day Saturday 28 July 2018
Return of writs on or before Sunday 23 September 2018


Voting is compulsory for Australian citizens aged 18 years and over. If you don’t vote, you may be prosecuted. If you vote more than once it is a criminal offence.

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