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The Hume - By-election (Roll: 2,713)
Nominations: Saturday, 7 November 1885, Polling: Tuesday, 10 November 1885 (No poll held)
Candidate Votes Votes %
Lyne, William John (Re-elected) Elected unopposed
Cause Category: Ministerial by-election
Notes: William Lyne joined the Dibbs ministry. Writ issues by the Governor as the vacancy occurred before the new parliament convened.
Source: SMH 9 November 1885, p.5 col.2