2018 Wentworth by-election

Updated: 20 October 2018

Saturday 20 October 2018

Key dates (all times in AEST)
Issue of writ Monday 17 September 2018
Close of rolls 8pm Monday 24 September 2018
Close of nominations 12 midday Thursday 27 September 2018
Declaration of nominations 12 midday Friday 28 September
Start of early voting Tuesday 2 October 2018
By-election day Saturday 20 October 2018
Return of writs On or before Wednesday 26 December 2018

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