Election held on 4 March 1989
Criteria for the inclusion of parties in this table are set out in the Glossary under 'listed party'
|Party Name||First preference vote n||First preference vote share %||Change from previous election %||Seats won n||Uncontested seats held n||Seat share %|
|Australian Labor Party||32,370||22.82||*||5||0||29.41|
|No Self Government Party||16,274||11.47||*||3||0||17.65|
|Abolish Self Government Coalition||10,641||7.50||*||1||0||5.88|
|Fair Elections Coalition||7,765||5.47||*||0|
|ACT Community Party||5,777||4.07||*||0|
|Canberra First Party||4,918||3.47||*||0|
|Votes for other than listed parties||10,593||7.47||0.00|
* Party did not contest previous election or did not meet criteria for listing, or contested previous election under a different party name.
References: For comment on an election in the Australian Capital Territory before the grant of self-government, note James Forrest, 'Local Effects in Voting Behaviour: A Comment on the ACT Legislative Assembly Elections of 1979', Politics, 17(1) May 1982: 59-67.
Australian Electoral Commission, Election Statistics: Australian Capital Territory Legislative Assembly Election, 4 March 1989 Canberra: Australian Government Publishing Service, 1989 (ISBN 0644104511).