NSW Legislative Council Election 2015 - Parliament of NSW

GORDON Thomas. 9 .. .. SIMMER Colin. 2 .... HARKER-MORTLOCK James. 22 .. 0.0001. HOPPER Brian. 7 ... 25 .. 0.0001. HARKER-SMITH Angus. 50 .. 0.0003.
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NSW Legislative Council Election 2015 Background Paper No 01/2018 by Antony Green

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ISSN 1325-4456 ISBN May 2018

© 2018 Except to the extent of the uses permitted under the Copyright Act 1968, no part of this document may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means including information storage and retrieval systems, without the prior consent from the Manager, NSW Parliamentary Research Service, other than by Members of the New South Wales Parliament in the course of their official duties.

NSW Legislative Council Election 2015

by

Antony Green

NSW PARLIAMENTARY RESEARCH SERVICE Matthew Dobson (BA (Psych Hons), PhD), Senior Manager, Health, Media and Communications ................. (02) 9230 2356 Daniel Montoya (BEnvSc (Hons), PhD), Senior Research Officer, Environment/Planning ......................... (02) 9230 2003 Lenny Roth (BCom, LLB), Senior Research Officer, Law....................................................... (02) 9230 2768 Chris Angus (BA(Media&Comm), LLM(Juris Doctor)), Research Officer, Law .................................................................. (02) 9230 2906 Tom Gotsis (BA, LLB, Dip Ed, Grad Dip Soc Sci) Research Officer, Law .................................................................. (02) 9230 3085 Laura Ismay (BIGS, GCert Mig Law), Research Officer, Law .................................................................. (02) 9230 2484

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New South Wales Legislative Council Election 2015

by Antony Green

Symbols and Abbreviations .. * GRP

Nil or rounded to zero Sitting MP Group

Party Abbreviations ACP AJP ALP AMP BAP CDP CLR CP DEM FP FUT IND GRN LIB L/NP NAT NLT NPM ORP OTH SA SFP STR VEP

Unaffiliated Candidates Australian Cyclists Party Animal Justice Party Australian Labor Party Australian Motorists Party Building Australia Party Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) Country Labor #Country Party Australian Democrats The Fishing Party #Future Party Independents The Greens Liberal Party Liberal / National The Nationals No Land Tax No Parking Meters Party Outdoor Recreation Party Others Socialist Alliance Shooters and Fishers Party (re-named Shooters, Fishers and Farmers since 2015) #Strata Party Voluntary Euthanasia Party

(# – not registered parties)

Acknowledgments I would like to thank the staff of the State Electoral Office for their assistance in providing election results used in the production of this publication.

The Author Antony Green is an Election Analyst with ABC Television and has worked for the ABC on every state and federal election coverage since 1989. Antony studied at Sydney University, obtaining a Bachelor of Science in mathematics and computing, and a Bachelor of Economics with Honours in politics. He is an Adjunct Professor in the