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2017 By-Election Results - Denby Ward

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This page contains information about the 2017 By-Election for Denby ward.
Updated: 13/08/2019 9:41 a.m.

The final results indicate that Gavin BENNEY has been elected as the new Councillor for the Denby Ward of the Whangarei District Council, following a by-election which concluded at midday on Thursday 7 December 2017.

Final results are:

​Name ​Votes received ​Rank
ABBOTT, Geoff (Independent) ​267
BENNEY, Gavin​ ​841 ​1
DARROCH, Kathryn​ ​166
DIAMOND, Robert​ ​249
HENWOOD, Mike​ ​56
HOPA, Joby ​309
KEENE, Matt ​635
LEITCH, Chris ​552
LYNDON, Huhana ​323
NEWTON, Kevin (Independent) ​12
NORMAN, Hayward ​126
SHIPTON, Greg (Independent) ​38
WALLACE, Des ​489
WILLIAMS, Merv ​263
WILSON, Vanessa ​171

13 informal votes and 8 blank votes were received.

32.04% or 4,529 of the 14,135 electors had voted by the close of voting today.



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