Final result of the Fisher by-election

Following a re-count, the final results of the Fisher by-election are now available.

A distribution of preferences for the Fisher by-election occurred on Saturday 13 December 2014 to determine the outcome of the election, with Labor finishing ahead by 23 votes.

Following this result, the Liberal Party requested a re-count, which was conducted in the Electoral Commission's office on Monday 15 December 2014. All ballot papers were checked again for formality, as well as a review of all the informal votes; which changed the number of first preferences for 6 candidates. The Labor candidate finished ahead by 9 votes.

For detailed results, visit the Fisher by-election Final Results page.