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State Election 2018

Saturday 3 March

Your Candidates

Bass, Braddon, Denison, Franklin and Lyons candidates have been announced.

Ways to Vote on or before Polling Day

Services to help you have your say in the State (House of Assembly) election on polling day, or if you need to vote early.

Election Calendar


Monday 5 February

Issue of the Writs & Close of Roll

12 noon

Tuesday 13 February

Nominations Close

12 noon

Wednesday 14 February

Announcement of Nominations


Monday 19 February

Pre-poll voting commences

Polling Day:

8am to 6pm
3 March

Information for Candidates.

The 2018 Handbook and Nomination forms are available here.

What happens at election?

25 members are elected to the House of Assembly (Lower House) from 5 five-member divisions. Terms of members is up to 4 years. Read on for an overview of State election procedures...

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Your Candidates

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Important Dates

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Profiles of the five divisions.

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What Happens at Election?

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