Area Councillor (2 vacancies)
In August 2021 Electoral Commission SA conducted a supplementary election to fill a vacancy for Area Councillor for the City of Adelaide. The election was required following the resignation of a member of the Council.

At the close of nominations at 12 noon on Thursday 10 June 2021, a total of 7 nominations were accepted for the supplementary election. The draw for ballot paper order was conducted at 4pm at Adelaide Town Hall. The candidates' names in the order they appeared on the ballot paper were:

Profiles of each of these candidates are available by clicking their names above.

Roll close 5pm, Friday 30 April 2021
Opening of nominations Thursday 27 May 2020
Nominations close

12 noon, Thursday 10 June 2021

Dispatch of ballot material to electors Tuesday 6 July 2021 to Monday 12 July 2021
Close of Voting (Polling Day) 12 noon, Monday 26 July 2021
Scrutiny and count

9:30am, Thursday 5 August 2021

Daily Returns
Adelaide City 2021 04
Count Summary
Enrolled voters 27963
Envelopes returned 4897
Envelopes accepted


Envelopes  rejected 414
Ballot papers not returned in envelope 1
Voter participation 4897 (17.51% of the total enrolment)
Formal votes


Informal votes 24
Quota 2230
First preference votes
Below are the first preference votes received by the candidates in the order they appeared on the ballot paper. Percentages have been rounded to two decimal places.
CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
BARBARO, Frank597 13.39%
SNAPE, Keiran1126  25.26%
WALLACE, Andrew591 13.26%
VLASSIS, Theo733  16.44%
SAYYAR DASHTI, Shahin171  3.84%
BOOKLESS-PRATZ, Ingmar (Alex)158 3.54%
SPENCER, Kel1082  24.27%
Distribution of preferences

After the distribution of preferences, Keiran SNAPE obtained 1753 votes and was elected under quota.

To view the distribution of votes refer to the

City of Adelaide - Area Councillor (FINAL) 5 August 2021 (XLS 107 KB)