Election Results 2016

2016 Triennial Elections
DECLARATION OF RESULT

The final result for the Porirua City Council elections held on Saturday 8th October 2016 is as follows.

Mayoralty

TANA Mike - elected

MURRELL Euon Independent - excluded
DUNCAN Mike Independent - excluded
KELLY Liz Independent - excluded
WATT David Grow Porirua, not the Council - excluded
MARSHALL Gordon I - excluded

Mike Tana is declared elected.  

The final absolute majority of votes (final quota) as determined at the last iteration was 5,805. There were 55 informal votes and 303 blank votes.

Northern Ward (4 vacancies)

BAKER Anita - elected
LEGGETT Ross - elected
WAKEM Beverley - elected
WILLIAMS Dale  - elected
WADDLE Nathan - excluded
WELLUM Andrew - excluded
MARTIN Keryn - excluded
COLLINS Brian - excluded
DYER Phil Independent - excluded
MCEWEN Barry Independent - excluded
PIPER Sarah - excluded
CASAGRANDA Don - excluded
KHAN Dianne Independent - excluded

Anita Baker, Ross Leggett, Beverley Wakem and Dale Williams are declared elected.

The final absolute majority of votes (final quota) as determined at the last iteration was 1,235.41. There were 12 informal votes and 166 blank votes.

Western Ward (2 vacancies)

COFFEY ‘Ana Independent - elected
DUNCAN Mike Independent - elected

WINEERA-PARAI Ranei  Our City, Our Home, Our Future - excluded
SMITH Henry Independent - excluded
FERMANIS T J Independent - excluded
POINTON Jude Independent - excluded
EBBETT Graeme Independent - excluded
WILSON Chris Independent - excluded
DODSON Zahi Independent - excluded
ANSLOW Chantelle Independent - excluded

'Ana Coffey and Mike Duncan are declared elected.

The final absolute majority of votes (final quota) as determined at the last iteration was 788.83. There were 20 informal votes and 58 blank votes.

Eastern Ward (4 vacancies)

FORD Izzy - elected
BURKE John - elected
SEIULI Faafoi - elected
WIHAPI Kylie  - elected

LATHAM Denys Independent - excluded
TAURIMA Willie - excluded
SEVEALI’I-SIOLO  Benna - excluded
WATT David Grow Porirua, not the Council - excluded
CHEER Morris- excluded
GREGORY Martin Independent Socialist - excluded
MAC EWAN Paula Independent - excluded
KANAVATOA Lorna - excluded
NIMAROTA Sala - excluded
GOULTER Jevan Make Porirua Great Again - excluded

John Burke, Izzy Ford, Faafoi Seiuli and Kylie Wihapi are declared elected.

The final absolute majority of votes (final quota) as determined at the last iteration was 759.86. There were 68 informal votes and 85 blank votes.

Porirua Community Trust - Ward 1 (4 vacancies)

FORD Izzy - elected
BURKE John - elected
SMITH Henry Independent - elected
AH HOI Litea - elected

LEARY Wendy Independent - excluded
SEVEALI’I-SIOLO  Benna - excluded

Litea Ah Hoi, John Burke, Izzy Ford and Henry Smith are declared elected.

The final absolute majority of votes (final quota) as determined at the last iteration was 1,407.46. There were 70 informal votes and 431 blank votes.

The voter return was 37.97%, being 14,022 voting papers, excluding special votes.

Details of the count / iterations can be viewed from here: Election 2016 Final Result Details

Warwick Lampp
Electoral Officer
Porirua City Council
13 October 2016