The following important dates were set by The Election Commission (EC), announced by EC chairman Datuk Seri Mohd Hashim Abdullah on April 14th, 2016.
Important dates for the 11th Sarawak state election (2016):
Candidates nomination date: (April 25th, 2016)
Early voting date: (May 3rd, 2016)
(for police and military officers)
Polling date: (May 7th, 2016)
(11th Sarawak State Election Voting Results announcement: resultpru11sarawak)
Live updates at Suruhan Pilihan Raya (SPR website) Malaysia.
Important information for 11th Sarawak state election:
Total of eligible voters: 1,138,650 voters
(Among them 1,113,522 are regular voters , 106 are postal from foreign countries, 25,022 are absent voters such as police and military officers)
Total state seats: 82 state seats
Total premises used for polling: 1,879 premises
Total officers monitoring polling process: 20,811 officers
Estimated funds needed for the election: RM135.6 million
Released date for voter registry the EC website, soft copies: (April 22nd, 2016)
Released date for hard copies version of voter registry: (April 23rd, 2016)
Chief Minister of Sarawak at this moment: Tan Sri Adenan Satem.
The Sarawak State Assembly dissolved date: (April 11th, 2016).