Nearly 12 million same-sex marriage votes returned

Nearly 12 million same-sex marriage votes returned, by Joe Kelly.

The Australian Bureau of Statistics has estimated that 74.5 per cent of eligible voters or 11.9 million people have participated in Malcolm Turnbull’s postal survey on same-sex marriage as of Friday, October 20. …

All postal survey forms must be received by the ABS by 6pm on November 7 to be included in the final count, with the outcome of the vote to be declared on November 15.