By-Election Date Set

Cootamundra, Murray Vote on October 14

By-Election Date Set

By-elections for the electorates of Cootamundra and Murray are set to be held on Saturday, October 14, with the Speaker of the NSW Legislative Assembly, Shelley Hancock advising the Electoral Commissioner of her intentions, pending the formal resignation from the incumbent Member for Murray, Adrian Piccoli.

Ms Hancock intends to formally issue the writs on Monday, September 25, with the Blacktown by-election also to be held on the same day.

This means September 25 would see nominations open, closing on September 28, Early voting to start on October 2, leading up to election day.