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Nelson City Council 2016 Triennial Elections Preliminary Result

The preliminary result for the Nelson City Council elections held on Saturday 8th October is as follows.

Mayoralty Votes Received

REESE, Rachel (Independent) 11,232
RAINEY, Pete 4,914
O'BRIEN, Graeme (Independent) 1,837
OSMASTON, Richard (Money Free Party New Zealand) 419

INFORMAL 33
BLANK VOTING PAPERS 418

At Large (12 vacancies)

Votes Received

SKINNER, Tim 8,711
MCGURK, Brian 8,562
RUTLEDGE, Mike 8,505
LAWREY, Matt (Independent) 7,972
MATHESON, Paul 7,819
NOONAN, Gaile (Independent) 7,730
DAHLBERG, Bill 7,533
ACLAND, Luke 7,174
WALKER, Stuart Keith 6,971
BARKER, Ian 6,961
COURTNEY, Mel 6,673
FULTON, Kate (Independent) 6,597
   
BRAND, Trudie (A Strong Voice for Nelson) 6,578
DAVY, Eric 6,327
DOUGLAS, Kindra 6,279
COPELAND, Ruth 5,838
SHAW, Derek 5,824
BATT, Cindy 5,774
O'BRIEN, Graeme (Independent) 5,425
GARDENER, Kevin 5,179
MCCONVILLE, Cynthia 5,118
NEES, Derek 4,700
ALDER, Stephen 4,576
BRYANT, Heather (Caring Communities & A Vibrant City) 4,152
CORNELISSEN, Rosina (Independent) 2,265
DAIKEE, Glen 2,239
DALY, Sunny (Independent) 2,135
KAVANAGH, Robbie Leading Nelson Forward 1,878

INFORMAL 61
BLANK VOTING PAPERS 233

The voter return was 52.12%, being 18,853 votes, excluding special votes.

Warwick Lampp
Electoral Officer
Nelson City Council
9 October 2016