Preliminary election results available

13/10/2019 5:25 p.m.

Preliminary results for the Ōpōtiki District Council 2019 Local Election are now available and are listed in the table below. Final results are due by 23 October.

Congratulations to our new Mayor and Councillors and thank you to all who stood as candidates and our community for voting.​​

There was a large increase in voter turn out at this election. The daily voting returns information is available on our elections page​.

Result Type:Preliminary   
Candidates sorted by:Name   
Generated on:Sunday 13 October 2019   
Elections:Ōpōtiki District Council   

Issue:

Mayor - Ōpōtiki District Council

   
Number of vacancies:1   
  
Candidate Voting IDCandidate NameAffiliationVotes ReceivedRank
101CHEN, Xiao Yu 76 
102DOBIE, Alex 660 
103IRVING, Peter 245 
104KEANE, Les 25 
105MCROBERTS, Haki 192 
107RIESTERER, Lyn 13601
106RĀPIHANA, Louis 449 
108Informal 12 
109Blank 23 

Issue:

Coast Ward

   
Number of vacancies:1   
  
Candidate Voting IDCandidate NameAffiliationVotes ReceivedRank
201MCROBERTS, Haki 120 
202RĀPIHANA, Louis 2291
203WAENGA, Allen 105 
204Informal 0 
205Blank 7 

Issue:

Ōpōtiki Ward

   
Number of vacancies:3   
  
Candidate Voting IDCandidate NameAffiliationVotes ReceivedRank
241BLACK, PaulaIndependent387 
242BROWNE, Shona Rosalie 7212
243CHEN, Xiao Yu 73 
244DOBIE, Alex 518 
245HOWE, Barry 9251
246IRVING, Peter 286 
247KEANE, Les 56 
248NEISH, Laura 339 
249NELSON, Steve 7143
250Informal 0 
251Blank 12 

Issue:

Waioeka-Waiōtahe Ward

   
Number of vacancies:2   
  
Candidate Voting IDCandidate NameAffiliationVotes ReceivedRank
221COLLIER, Michael Spike 240 
222FINDLAY, Ron 214 
223HOCART, Debi 6061
224KERR, LewIndependent366 
225MOORE, DavidIndependent5732
226Informal 3 
227Blank 13 ​

N.B. Our current Coast Community Board members were all elected unopposed.

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