Legislative Council results announced today.

Announcement will be made at 2pm.

The 11 successful candidates for the Legislative Council will be decided this afternoon (Monday, March 31) following the South Australian State election on March 15.

The winning candidates will be declared by the Returning Officer for the Legislative Council, Mr Trevor Overy, after the distribution of preferences.

Specialised computer software will process what could be several thousand distributions before the 11 successful candidates are known.

A total of 63 candidates stood for the 11 vacant Legislative Council positions.

WHAT: Declaration of poll for Legislative Council

WHERE: Electoral Commission SA
Level 6, 60 Light Square, Adelaide

WHEN: 2 pm today, Monday, March 31, 2014

WHO: Returning Officer for the Legislative Council, Mr Trevor Overy and Electoral Commissioner, Ms Kay Mousley