Electoral Commissioner Tom Rogers today confirmed he had received the writ for the Wentworth by-election from the Speaker of the House of Representatives.
“The writ now formally confirms the full timetable for the Wentworth by-election,” Mr Rogers said.
“Australian citizens aged 18 years and over living in the division of Wentworth have until 8pm on Monday 24 September to ensure they are correctly enrolled in order to vote in the by-election.”
|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 2018|
|Early voting starts||Tuesday, 2 October 2018|
|By-election day||Saturday, 20 October 2018|
|Return of writs||on or before 26 December 2018|