Updated at 2.00pm on 22/11/2008
New Zealand Election 2008 

Official Count Results -- Tauranga

This is not the formal declaration of results.
The Chief Electoral Officer declares the results of the official count by publishing a notice in the NZ Gazette.
Electorate Number:51 Final:Yes
Polling Places Counted: 43 of 43 (100.0%)  Votes Counted: 37,741
Winning Candidate:BRIDGES, Simon (NAT) Majority:11,742
Parties Candidates
Kiwi Party 897 BALDOCK, LarryKIWI1,893
National Party 20,418 BRIDGES, SimonNAT21,051
   EATWELL, GrayIND111
   LEAMING, TerryIND30
The Republic of New Zealand Party 26 MACARTNEY, DavidRONZP20
Labour Party 8,504 PANKHURST, Anne LAB2,856
New Zealand First Party 3,804 PETERS, WinstonNZF9,309
Democrats for Social Credit 27 RANSOM, KatherineNZDSC31
ACT New Zealand 1,086 SCOTT, RonACT217
Green Party 1,721 SUMMERHAYS, KarenGP1,461
United Future 257 WILLOCKS, John DUFNZ76
Alliance 15    
Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party 140    
Family Party 81    
Jim Anderton's Progressive 178    
Libertarianz 21    
Māori Party 215    
New Zealand Pacific Party 9    
RAM - Residents Action Movement 2    
The Bill and Ben Party 179    
Workers Party 14    
Party Informals147 Candidate Informals 229
TOTAL 37,741 TOTAL  37,284

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