Preferential Voting in Single Member Electorates - Victoria
|Parliament which uses Preferential Voting||Legislative Assembly (Lower House)|
|Name of Preferential Voting system||Full preferential|
|Directions on the Ballot Paper||(2006 Legislative Assembly election)
Number the boxes "1" to "N" (where N equals the number of candidates) in the order of your choice. Number every box to make your vote count.
Fold the ballot paper and put it in the ballot box or declaration envelope as appropriate.
|Casual Vacancies||The Speaker of the Legislative Assembly must issue the writ for the by-election within one month of the occurrence of the vacancy. The by-election lapses if a State election is called during the by-election period.|
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