Final election results released

2019-10-21T10:00:00

Final results for the Ōpōtiki District Council 2019 local election are now available and listed in the table below.

Thank you to all the candidates for standing and everyone who voted.​​ Our district was 18th in the country for voter turn out with a final count of 54%.

Result:LGE 2019 - Final   
Result Type:Final   
Candidates sorted by:Votes   
Generated on:Friday 18 October 2019   
Elections:Ōpōtiki District Council   
Election:12 - Ōpōtiki District Council   
Issue:

Mayor - Ōpōtiki District Council

 

  
Number of vacancies:1   
  
Candidate Voting IDCandidate NameAffiliationVotes ReceivedRank
107RIESTERER, Lyn 13781​
102DOBIE, Alex 673 
106RĀPIHANA, Louis 468 
103IRVING, Peter 247 
105MCROBERTS, Haki 198 
101CHEN, Xiao Yu 76 
104KEANE, Les 26 
108Informal 12 
109Blank 23 
​Issue:

Coast Ward

   
Number of vacancies:1   
  
Candidate Voting IDCandidate NameAffiliationVotes ReceivedRank
202RĀPIHANA, Louis 2361
201MCROBERTS, Haki 120 
203WAENGA, Allen 106 
204Informal 0 
205Blank 7 
​Issue:

Ōpōtiki Ward

   
Number of vacancies:3   
  
Candidate Voting IDCandidate NameAffiliationVotes ReceivedRank
245HOWE, Barry 9401
242BROWNE, Shona Rosalie 7342
249NELSON, Steve 727​3
244DOBIE, Alex 533 
241BLACK, PaulaIndependent397 
248NEISH, Laura 353 
246IRVING, Peter 296 
243CHEN, Xiao Yu 74 
247KEANE, Les 59 
250Informal 0 
251Blank 13 
​Issue:

Waioeka-Waiōtahe Ward

   
Number of vacancies:2   
  
Candidate Voting IDCandidate NameAffiliationVotes ReceivedRank
223HOCART, Debi 6141
225MOORE, DavidIndependent5802​
224KERR, LewIndependent368 
221COLLIER, Michael Spike 244 
222FINDLAY, Ron 218 
226Informal 3 
227Blank 13 ​

The existing Coast Community Board members, Michael Collier, Gail Keepa, Tiaki Parata and Allen Waenga are elected unopposed as 2019-22 Coast Community Board Members.

​​​2019 Local Elections - Opotiki District Council daily returns schedule - FINAL​ (PDF, 131KB)​​

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