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2019 Local Body Elections

The final result for the Selwyn District Council elections held on Saturday 12 October 2019 is as follows.

MAYOR, Selwyn District Council

CandidateVotes Received
BROUGHTON, Sam12,041
WOODS, Bill   (Independent)4,485
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Sam Broughton is declared elected.


COUNCILLORS, Ellesmere Ward

(Two (2) Councillors to be elected)

Candidate

Votes Received

LEMON,  Murray1,842
EPIHA, Shane1,009
BAIKIE, Shelley Jane930
INFORMAL2
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Murray Lemon and Shane Epiha are declared elected.


COUNCILLORS, Springs Ward

(Three (3) Councillors)

Candidate

Votes Received

MILLER, Grant   (Independent)3,789
LYALL, Malcolm3,612
HASSON, Debra   (Independent)3,340
ROLLESTON, Riki   (Independent)1,679
INFORMAL3
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Grant Miller, Malcolm Lyall and Debra Hasson are declared elected.


COUNCILLORS, Malvern Ward

(Two (2) Councillors to be elected)

Candidate

Votes Received

GALLAGHER, Jenny1,751
MUGFORD, Bob   (Independent)1,611
WOODS, Bill (Independent)1,260
PAULING, Kerry (Independent)1,046
INFORMAL5
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Jenny Gallagher and Bob Mugford are declared elected.


COUNCILLORS, Selwyn Central Ward

(Four (4) Councillors to be elected)

Candidate

Votes Received

REID, Nicole4,266
ALEXANDER, Mark (Independent)4,018
BLAND, Jeff3,904
MCINNES, Sophie2,333
JONES, Michelle2,320
PAYNE, Calvin2,218
LEIPPI, Travis913
INFORMAL9
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Nicole Reid, Mark Alexander, Jeff Bland, and Sophie Mcinnes are declared elected.


Malvern Community Board

No election was required. The following are elected:

Hawkins Subdivision Malvern Ward

Ken May
John (Jum) Morten
Judith Pascoe

Tawera Subdivision Malvern Ward

Karen Meares
Bill Woods


The voter return was 41.88%, being 16,880 votes, excluding special votes.


Anthony Morton
Electoral Officer
Selwyn District Council
17 October 2019

Previous Election Results:

2016 - 2013 - 2010 - 2007

Wards:

Selwyn district is broken into four wards for election purposes.  The four wards are:

Further information:

Email elections@selwyn.govt.nz or phone the council.