Office of the Chief Electoral Officer
January 24, 2019

Preliminary By-Election Results for Topsail – Paradise

The preliminary results from today’s by-election in Topsail - Paradise are as follows:

TOPSAIL - PARADISE Official Candidates: Political Affiliation: Preliminary Results:
BURT, Kathleen NDP 187
DINN, Paul PC 2204
HYNES-COATES, Patricia LIB 1212
TOTAL 3603

There were 37 regular polls, five advance polls and one Special Ballot poll in the by-election and 10,313 registered voters on the final revised list of electors. In the 2015 Provincial General Election, a total of 5799 votes were cast in the Topsail - Paradise district.

The Official Addition of the Votes, a procedure whereby the voting tallies from by-election night are reviewed, will take place at the district Returning Office beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 27. After the Official Addition has concluded, the by-election results will be considered official and a candidate will be declared elected.

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Media contact
Adrienne Luther
Communications and Training Manager
Elections Newfoundland and Labrador
Office of the Chief Electoral Officer
709-729-1474, 687-4217 

2019 01 24                                           9:35 p.m.