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Nominations received for 2022 elections

Notice of day of election for the 2022 elections of Gisborne District Council

Nominations received

Notice is given under section 65 of the Local Electoral Act 2001 that the following persons have been duly nominated as candidates for:

Mayor (one vacancy)

Last Name

First Name

Affiliation

ALDER

Colin

 

BROWN

Darin

 

STOLTZ

Rehette

 

TIBBLE

Rhonda

 

Council

Tairāwhiti General Ward (eight vacancies)

Last Name

First Name

Affiliation

AKUHATA-BROWN

Meredith

Independent

ALDER

Colin

 

BROWN

Jen

 

BROWN

Moera

Independent

CRANSTON

Andy

 

FLORANCE

Ben

 

FOSTER

Larry Keith

 

GREGORY

Debbie

Independent

JONES

Peter

 

KARAITIANA

Tina

 

LODEWYK

Rachel

 

MCKELLOW

Alistar Malcolm

 

MILL

Gareth

 

MOEKE-MURRAY

Hine

 

MURPHY

Frank

 

PACKER

Leighton

 

PAGE

Mike

 

PENNEFATHER

Dennis Patrick

Independent

REYNOLDS

Charlie

 

ROBINSON

Tony

 

TELFER

Rob

 

THOMPSON

Teddy

 

TILLEY

Julian

 

WALKER

Jordan

 

WHAREHINGA

Josh

 

Tairāwhiti Māori Ward (five vacancies)

Last Name

First Name

Affiliation

BROWN

Darin

 

EMMERSON

Athena

 

HAENGA

Chris

Independent

PAHURU-HURIWAI

Ani

Independent

PARATA

Rawinia

Ngati Porou

PEARLESS

Harawira Craig

 

PROCTER

Ian George

 

RIA

Aubrey

 

TIBBLE

Rhonda

 

TOROA

Jody

 

TUPARA

Nick

 

WALKER

Agnes Lyn

 

WARMENHOVEN

Marijke

 

As there are (for each office) more candidates than there are vacancies to be filled, an election will be held between the listed candidates on Saturday, 8 October 2022, under the single transferable voting electoral system by postal vote.

Order of candidate names

The Gisborne District Council has resolved under regulation 31 of the Local Electoral Regulations 2001 to adopt the random order of candidate names to appear on the voting documents.

Issuing of voting documents

Voting documents will be posted to electors from Friday 16 September 2022.

Return of voting documents

Voting documents must be returned not later than noon Saturday 8 October 2022 to the electoral officer.

Voting documents can be returned by post or hand delivered at the following council offices between Friday 16 September 2022 and Friday 7 October 2022 during normal office hours, and Saturday 8 October 2022 between 9.00am – noon:

  • Gisborne District Council’s Main Office, 15 Fitzherbert Street, Gisborne
  • Te Puia Springs Service Centre, 4746 Waiapu Road, Te Puia Springs

Special voting

Special voting in terms of the Local Electoral Act 2001 and the Local Electoral Regulations 2001 may be exercised at the above council offices and times.

A person can apply to enrol as either a residential or ratepayer elector right up to and including Friday 7 October 2022 – the day before the close of voting.

Dale Ofsoske, Electoral Officer
Gisborne District Council
15 Fitzherbert Street, Gisborne
17 August 2022