Mulgrave District by-election announced for November 2023

Monday 23 October 2023

For immediate release

A by-election will be held on Saturday 18 November for Mulgrave District. The Speaker of the Legislative Assembly, the Hon. Maree Edwards, issued a writ for the by-election today.

The by-election was triggered by the resignation of The Hon. Daniel Andrews on Wednesday 27 September.

‘Voting is compulsory for all enrolled voters in Mulgrave District. I urge you to check your enrolment details are current. You must be correctly enrolled by the close of roll at 8 pm on Monday 30 October,’ Electoral Commissioner Sven Bluemmel said.

Voters can enrol or update their enrolment details online at, where they can also sign up for the VEC’s free SMS and email election reminder service, VoterAlert.

Information about enrolling, voting, and nominating as a candidate is available on the VEC website at or by calling 131 832.