Local Elections 2022

Timaru District Council

2022 Triennial Elections

Declaration of Final Result

In accordance with section 86 of the Local Electoral Act 2001, I hereby declare the results for the following elections held on Saturday 8 October 2022.

I confirm that the official result was determined after the scrutiny of the roll was completed, the validity of all special votes was determined and all valid votes were counted.


(one candidate to be elected)

CandidateVotes Received
BOWEN, Nigel William11,875
PIDDINGTON, Stuart Bruce4,499
Blank Voting Papers592

I therefore declare Nigel William BOWEN to be elected.

Geraldine Ward

(One Councillor to be elected)

CandidateVotes Received
OLIVER, Gavin Peter1,224
O'DONNELL, Wayne Dale749
FINLAYSON, Jan Roanna488
Blank Voting Papers14

I therefore declare Gavin Peter OLIVER to be elected.

Timaru Ward

(Six Councillors to be elected)

CandidateVotes Received
PIDDINGTON, Stuart Bruce6,201
SCOTT, Stacey Alice6,143
BURT, Peter John6,018
JACKSON, Owen Francis5,842
BOOTH, Allan Peter5,242
PARKER, Sally Belinda5,058
GILCHRIST, Barbara Jane4,543
JACKSON, Stuart Don3,867
BENNETT, Peter George3,187
BUNTING, Antony George Osmond2,940
CROSBIE, Christine Janice2,463
TITHERIDGE, Troy Nicholas2,351
TALBOT, Daniel James2,296
CLARKSON, Michael David1,051
WILSON, Shane Graeme712
Blank Voting Documents115

I therefore declare Allan Peter BOOTH, Peter John BURT, Owen Francis JACKSON, Sally Belinda PARKER, Stuart Bruce PIDDINGTON and Stacey Alice SCOTT to be elected.

Pleasant Point Community Board

(Five Members to be elected)

CandidateVotes Received
MUNRO, Ross Hanlin782
HESSELL, Raewyn Jean587
LYON, Anna Elizabeth585
THOMAS, Michael Ashley Noel580
WILKINS, Kathleen Rita556
LEMMENS, Johanna Elisabeth Maria536
SMITH, Gavin Daniel519
DENTON, Sarah Louise502
Blank Voting Documents32

I therefore declare Raewyn Jean HESSELL, Anna Elizabeth LYON, Ross Hanlin MUNRO, Michael Ashley Noel THOMAS, and Kathleen Rita WILKINS to be elected.

Temuka Community Board

(Five Members to be elected)

CandidateVotes Received
SCARSBROOK, Charles William1,355
TALBOT, Alison Elizabeth1,255
BAIRD, Aimee Norma1,182
NIMO, Nicola Elizabeth1,036
BROKER, Doreen Gaye1,020
MCCULLOUGH, Stephanie Joan989
JACKSON, Tracey-Anne Heather653
STOTT, Scarlett Murphy495
Blank Voting Documents47

I therefore declare Aimee Norma BAIRD, Doreen Gaye BROKER, Nicola Elizabeth NIMO, Charles William SCARSBROOK and Alison Elizabeth TALBOT to be elected.

The voter return was 49.22%,being 16,845 votes, excluding special votes.

Unopposed Elections

The following candidates were declared elected unopposed and come into office on the day following the publication of this public notice:

Timaru District Council

Pleasant Point - Temuka Ward

(Two Councillors to be elected)

PYE, Michelle Louise

SHANNON, Robert Scott

Geraldine Community Board

(Six Members to be elected)

ADAMS, Janene Margaret


MINNEAR, Shane David

O'DONNELL, Wayne Dale

SIMPSON, John McGregor

WOODS, Rosemary Helen

Geraldine Licensing Trust

(Six Members to be elected)


DONKERS, Nicola Jane

HEWSON, Johanna Dale

MACLEOD, Ross Romuald

SIMPSON, John McGregor

WOODS, Rosemary Helen

Mark Low

Electoral Officer

Timaru District Council

Geraldine Licensing Trust

13 October 2022

Last updated: 18 Oct 2022