Although the Local Government Association of South Australia has not passed the use of electronic voting for their OGM or AGM’s, they have now trialled the “Live Tally”
e-voting twice with great success. At the recent OGM “Live Tally” was used in conjunction with their show of hands paper based voting criteria. kp1 keypads were handed out to the 68 councils and weighted with in the software roster. As motions were called to the vote the “Live Tally” program was displayed live on the large screen displaying the Council names and then the outcome of the motions was graphically displayed when the vote ended.