Results for Ballarat City Council Elections 2012

WardVoting Count Method
Central WardProportional representation
North WardProportional representation
South WardProportional representation

Central Ward (3 vacancies)

Elected: McINTOSH, Samantha (1st elected)
Elected: BURT, John Charles (2nd elected)
Elected: COATES, Belinda (3rd elected)
Enrolment:22818
Formal Votes:16684
Informal Votes:479 (2.79% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:17163 (75.22% of the total enrolment)
Quota:4172
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Votes for this ward were counted using proportional representation.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
COATES, Belinda3197 19.16%
BURT, John Charles3006 18.02%
FITZGERALD, Gary William523 3.13%
FREEMAN, Matthew836 5.01%
OVERINGTON, Jenny1051 6.30%
McINTOSH, Samantha4355 26.10%
HARRIS, Mark2379 14.26%
CROMPTON, Glen1337 8.01%

Please note:- all first preference percentages have been rounded to two decimal points.

North Ward (3 vacancies)

Elected: COLTMAN, Vicki (1st elected)
Elected: PHILIPS, John (2nd elected)
Elected: JOHNSON, Amy (3rd elected)
Enrolment:24803
Formal Votes:19247
Informal Votes:488 (2.47% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:19735 (79.57% of the total enrolment)
Quota:4812
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Votes for this ward were counted using proportional representation.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
CARTER, Allan John1535 7.98%
HEBBARD, Scott1894 9.84%
MOLONEY, Daniel2901 15.07%
COLTMAN, Vicki4963 25.79%
JOHNSON, Amy3908 20.30%
PHILIPS, John4046 21.02%

Please note:- all first preference percentages have been rounded to two decimal points.

South Ward (3 vacancies)

Elected: HUDSON, Des (1st elected)
Elected: MORRIS, Joshua (2nd elected)
Elected: INNES, Peter (3rd elected)
Enrolment:25104
Formal Votes:18912
Informal Votes:557 (2.86% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:19469 (77.55% of the total enrolment)
Quota:4729
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Votes for this ward were counted using proportional representation.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
RINALDI, Jim2930 15.49%
INNES, Peter3075 16.26%
MATTSON, Matt389 2.06%
MORRIS, Joshua3617 19.13%
PELCHEN, Stephen J.1726 9.13%
ELDRIDGE, David Kenneth1292 6.83%
HUDSON, Des5034 26.62%
SIVAMALAI, Sundram849 4.49%

Please note:- all first preference percentages have been rounded to two decimal points.