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Aston By-Election Result Now Finalised

July 25, 2001

The result of the Aston by-election has now been finalised by the Australian Electoral Commission. With the deadline for postal votes now past, the Liberal Party's Chris Pearce has won the seat by 884 votes, or 0.57%.

There has been a swing against the Liberal Party of 3.67% compared to its performance in the 1998 Federal election.

The final figures are:

Aston By-Election - July 14, 2001
CandidateParty Votes % Swing
Peter O'LOUGHLIN Ind 1,160 1.49 +1.49
Chris PEARCE Liberal 31,640 40.73 -7.76
Mark WARD Ind 125 0.16 +0.16
Mark SLOAN Ind 619 0.80 +0.80
Mick KIR Greens 1,876 2.41 +2.41
Steve RASKOVY Ind 227 0.29 +0.29
Doug MITCHELL CEC 334 0.43 +0.43
Luke James Chamberlain Liberals For Forests 679 0.87 +0.87
Pierre Harcourt Australian Democrats 6,269 8.07 +0.54
June Scott One Nation 1,369 1.76 -1.13
Garry SCATES Ind 3,402 4.38 +4.38
Josephine COX Socialist Alliance 329 0.42 +0.42
Tim PETHERBRIDGE Hope 232 0.30 +0.30
Graeme DUNSTAN HEMP 713 0.92 +0.92
Kieran BOLAND ALP 28,716 36.96 -1.55
Two Candidate Preferred
Kieran Boland ALP 49.43% 3.67%
Chris Pearce Liberal 50.57% -3.67%

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