Election results announced today


The mayoral and council election results will be out this afternoon and nelsonlive.co.nz will have our finger on the pulse to get you the results as soon as we can.

As of last night, 17,032 votes had been delivered to the Nelson City Council, just 47.09% of the electorate.

While Tasman District Council had received 16,415 votes, making up 44.65% of the Tasman electorate which includes the Golden Bay, Lakes-Murchison, Moutere-Waimea, Motueka and Richmond wards.

And if you haven’t voted yet, don’t panic, you’ve got just enough time to pop down to your local council building before voting closes at 12 noon.