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BY-ELECTION FOR NEW ENGLAND - 27 October 2017

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THE HON TONY SMITH MP

Speaker of the House of Representatives

M E D I A R E L E A S E

27 October 2017

BY-ELECTION FOR NEW ENGLAND

The Speaker of the House of Representatives (the Hon Tony Smith MP) announced today that he will shortly issue the writ for the election of a Member of the House of Representatives for the electoral division of New England in New South Wales, in the place of the Hon Barnaby Joyce, disqualified.

The dates in connection with the by-election are as follows:

Issue of writ Friday, 27 October 2017

Close of rolls Friday, 3 November 2017

Close of nominations Thursday, 9 November 2017

Declaration of nominations Friday, 10 November 2017

Date of polling Saturday, 2 December 2017

Return of writ On or before Sunday, 4 February 2018.

Contact: Cate Clunies-Ross 0418 111 267 (Speaker’s Office)

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