all 65 seats in the Victorian Legislative Assembly
The Nationalist Party had gained two seats in the Assembly since the previous election, having won two by-elections in seats held by independents. Henry Bodman (Gippsland South) died on 2 November 1927, and Walter West won the seat for the Nationalists on 3 December. Speaker Oswald Snowball (Brighton), who had been disendorsed by the Nationalists in the previous election after voting against the redistribution bill, had rejoined the Nationalists since but died on 16 March 1928. Ian Macfarlan won the seat in the by-election on 24 April 1928.
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- Twenty seats were uncontested at this election, and were retained by the incumbent parties:
- Candidates of the 1929 Victorian state election
- 1928 Victorian Legislative Council election
- Members of the Victorian Legislative Assembly, 1929–1932
- Colin A Hughes, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1890-1964, Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1968 (ISBN 0708102700).
- "VICTORIAN BY-ELECTION". The Mercury. Hobart, Tas.: National Library of Australia. 9 December 1927. p. 2. Retrieved 18 August 2012.
- "VICTORIAN POLITICS". The Barrier Miner. Broken Hill, NSW: National Library of Australia. 3 May 1928. p. 1. Retrieved 18 August 2012.
- Election held on 30 November 1929, Australian Politics and Elections Database (University of Western Australia).