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Canterbury - By-election (Roll: 3,028)
Nominations: Saturday, 8 October 1859, Polling: Tuesday, 11 October 1859 (No poll held)
Candidate Votes Votes %
Flood, Edward (Re-elected) Elected unopposed
Cause Category: Ministerial by-election
Notes: John Lucas was also nominated and spoke on the hustings but did not request a poll.
Source: SMH, 10 October 1859, pp. 5-6, declared elected on close of nominations.