Elections 2016

Rangitikei District Council 2016 Triennial Elections - Final FPP Result

Mayor

 

 Votes Received
     

WATSON, Andy

 

3,638

     

SNIJDERS, Robert

Independent

700

LONDON, George

Independent

365


   

INFORMAL

 

6

BLANK VOTING PAPERS

 

111

 Andy Watson is declared elected    
   

Taihape Ward (3 vacancies)

 

 Votes Received

     

GORDON, Angus

 

785

RAINEY, Ruth

 

761

ASLETT, Richard

 

670

     

MCDONNELL, Etain

 

340

     

INFORMAL

 

3

BLANK VOTING PAPERS

 

10

 Richard Aslett, Angus Gordon and Ruth Rainey are declared elected    
   

Bulls Ward (2 vacancies)

 

  Votes Received

     

PLATT, Graeme

 

560

DUNN, Jane

 

386

     

HARRIS, Tim

 

300

MCNEIL, Rebecca

 

149

     

INFORMAL

 

1

BLANK VOTING PAPERS

 

4

 Jane Dunn and Graeme Platt are declared elected    
   

Marton Ward (4 vacancies)

   

 Votes Received

     

BELSHAM, Nigel

 

1,726

WILSON, Dave

 

1,347

ASH, Cath

 

1,146

SHERIDAN, Lynne

Independent

897

     

WILLIAMS, Brendon

 

882

GEORGE, Anne

 

651

SNIJDERS, Robert

Independent

615

LONDON, George

Independent

368

COSTELLOE, Steve

 

367

BATES, Carolyn

Independent

321

     

INFORMAL

 

13

BLANK VOTING PAPERS

 

31

 Cath Ash, Nigel Belsham, Lynne Sheridan and Dave Wilson are declared elected    
   

Ratana Community Board (4 vacancies)

   

 Votes Received

     

METE, Charlie

 

91

ROURANGI, Charlie

 

74

TATAURANGI, Thomas

 

65

THOMPSON, Maata Kare

 

58

     

RAWHITI, Nadine

 

48

NELSON, Stephen

 

30

     

INFORMAL

 

0

BLANK VOTING PAPERS

 

2

Charlie Mete, Charlie Rourangi, Thomas Tataurangi and Maata Kare Thompson are declared elected

Dean McManaway is elected unopposed to the Hunterville Ward. Soraya Peke-Mason is elected unopposed to the Turakina Ward. Ann Abernathy, Michelle Fannin, Gail Larson and Yvonne Sicely are elected unopposed to the Taihape Community Board.

The voter return was 47.86%, being 4,781 votes, excluding special votes.

Candidates

Candidate nominations opened on 15 July 2016 and closed at noon on 12 August 2016. 

Confirmed Candidates

Candidate Contact List

Candidate Profile Book 2016

Rangitikei District Council Election Returns

Under the provisions of the Local Electoral Act 2001, all candidates in Local Government Elections must file a return of electoral donations and expenses. If no donations were received or expenses incurred, a Nil return must be made. The required form can be downloaded below , collected from the Marton Office.

Complete Return of Electoral Donations and Expenses 2016

Positions

Elections will be held for the following positions:

  • Mayor
  • Bulls Ward (2 vacancies)
  • Marton Ward (4 vacancies)
  • Taihape Ward (3 vacancies)
  • Ratana Community Board (4 vacancies)

Dean McManaway is elected unopposed to the Hunterville Ward. Soraya Peke-Mason is elected unopposed to the Turakina Ward. Ann Abernathy, Michelle Fannin, Gail Larson and Yvonne Sicely are elected unopposed to the Taihape Community Board.

Pre-election Report

Section 99A of the Local Government Act requires the Chief Executive of each local authority to prepare a pre-election report, to include specified information about finances (cash flow, rates, borrowing and investments) and major projects. This information is taken from the 2015/25 Long Term Plan, the 2016/17 Annual Plan and previous Annual Reports. The Government’s intention in making this requirement is to provide information to promote public discussion about the issues facing each local authority.

Pre-election Report 2016

Printed copies are available in the libraries and at the candidate briefing sessions on 4 August.