2021 By-election

​Hamilton City Council held a by-election in Hamilton East following the death of Councillor Margaret Forsyth.

Councillor Forsyth died on 4 May during her third term as a Hamilton City Councillor. Her death, more than 12 months out from the next election in October 2022, meant by law Council must hold a new election process.

Final Results


​TOTAL
​12,178

East Ward

​Mark Donovan
​1774
​Anna Casey-Cox
​1566
​Anna Smart
​1470
​Peter Humphreys
​929
​Ada Xiao
​903
​Horiana Henderson
​779
​Naomi Pocock
​634
​Emma Pike
​577
​Lisa Lewis
​569
​Wiremu Taylor Puke
​444
​Riki Manarangi
​361
​Pirihira Kaio
​291
​Ross Macleod
​280
​Donna Pokere-Phillips
​247
​Jack Gielen
​209
​Roshni Desai
​209
​Chris van der Aa
​193
​Colm McKeogh
​180
​Daniel Pascoe
​129
​Ritesh Chandra
​125
​Kat Waswo
​120
​Jennifer Myers
​57
​Michelle Houghton
​47
​Christopher Manson
​40
​Informal
​37
​Blank
​8


Key contacts

If you have any questions around elections, please contact the Electoral Officer or one of the other contacts below

Electoral Officer

Dale Ofsoske, Election Services
PO Box 5135, Wesley Street
Auckland 1141
09 973 5212
dale.ofsoske@electionservices.co.nz
electionservices.co.nz

Deputy Electoral Officer

Becca Brooke
elections@hcc.govt.nz
07 838 6439

Elections Manager

Becca Brooke
elections@hcc.govt.nz
07 838 6439


Page reviewed: 20 Sep 2021 9:21am