2023 Aston by-election

Updated: 24 April 2023



Pre-poll and Mobile voting

Qualification checklists

In accordance with the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 the qualification checklists relating to section 44 of the Constitution have now been removed from this website, however qualification checklists for elected officials are available on the Parliament of Australia’s website.

Key dates

By-election date announced

Monday 20 February

Postal vote applications open

Monday 20 February

Issue of writ

Monday 27 February

Close of rolls

Monday 8pm 6 March

Close of nominations

Thursday 12pm 9 March

Declaration of nominations

Friday 12pm 10 March

Early voting starts

Monday 20 March

Postal vote applications close

Wednesday 6pm 29 March

By-election day

Saturday 1 April

Return of writ

On or before Wednesday 7 June

Service Plan and Official Guide