Candidates Announced For Hamilton City Council's East Ward By-election

Published: Fri 22 Dec 2023 01:23 PM
Sixteen candidates are standing in Hamilton City Council’s East Ward by-election.
The vacancy in the Hamilton East Ward occurred following the resignation of Councillor Ryan Hamilton.
Nominations for the by-election closed at midday today, Friday 22 December.
The following candidates have been confirmed:
BECH, Aksel Danger (Independent)
BRISTER, Richard (Independent)
GIELEN, Jacobus (The peoples voice)
GONZALEZ, Jose (Independent)
LEPINA, Marie-Claire (Independent)
LIU, Leo
MACINDOE, Tim (Independent)
NAND, Jenny (Independent)
NG, Jono
SMART, Anna (Independent)
TANG, Tony
WEST, Michael
Voting will open on Friday 26 January 2024 and close at midday on Saturday 17 February 2024.
It’s a postal vote, so Hamilton East Ward residents will receive their voting papers in the mail.
To vote, voters simply need to rank and return – rank the candidates and return their voting paper in a ballot box or post box.For more information visit

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