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2013 Election

Local Elections 2013 - Your Vote, Your Community 

2013 Final Election Results

Below are the final results for the Bay of Plenty 2013 elections, as declared and published on 18 October 2013.

Final Results of the 2013 Election for the Bay of Plenty Regional Council (PDF, 420KB)

Electoral Expense and Donation Returns: part one (PDF, 7.16 MB); part two (PDF, 2.71 MB); part three (PDF, 3.19 MB)

Eastern Bay of Plenty General Constituency – Two Vacancies

Candidates Number of votes

LEEDER Douglas

HOLMES Colin

 

CLARK Bill

WHITAKER Malcolm

6,028

5,092

 

4,954

4,678

Douglas Leeder and Colin Holmes are declared elected.

Rotorua General Constituency – Two Vacancies

Candidates Number of votes

THURSTON Lyall

OPPATT Neil

 

HAMMOND Don

9,172

8,118

 

7,100

 Lyall Thurston and Neil Oppatt are declared elected.

Tauranga General Constituency – Five Vacancies

Candidates Number of votes

THOMPSON Paula

CRONIN John (Independent Proven Leadership)

LOVE David

SHERRY Philip (Independent)

OWENS Douglas (ONE BOP)

 

O’NEILL Michael (ONE BOP)

KANE Rusty (Independent)

SKELLERN Graham

FORD Robin (Independent)

McLEAN Ian (Greens)

18,522

14,838

13,567

13,259

10,510

 

9,803

7,759

7,283

6,485

6,030

Paula Thompson, John Cronin, David Love, Philip Sherry and Douglas Owens are declared elected.

Western Bay of Plenty General Constituency – Two Vacancies

Candidates Number of votes

NEES Jane

BRUNING Norm (Independent)

 

DONALD Lawrie

SHORT Tim (Bay of Plenty Future Focus Group)

WALTERS Tom (ONE BOP)

6,544

4,894

 

2,753

2,572

2,151

Jane Nees and Norm Bruning are declared elected.   

Kohi Maori Constituency – One Vacancy

Candidates Number of votes

MARR Tiipene Stephen Perenara

 

McGARVEY Patrick Moana

VERCOE Rihi

GODFERY Tracey

1,071

 

781

757

387

Tiipene Marr is declared elected.

Okurei Maori Constituency – One Vacancy

Candidates Number of votes

TAHANA Arapeta

 

NGAWHIKA Lana

ERU Tai

COMER Leith Pirika

1,129

 

859

545

462

Arapeta Tahana is declared elected.

Mauao Maori Constituency – One Vacancy

Candidates Number of votes

BLACK Te Awanui

 

BENNETT Raewyn

RIRINUI Mita

RICE Geoff

604

 

507

434

276

 Awanui Black is declared elected.