Waikato Regional Council

The Hamilton ward elects four regional councillors to the Waikato Regional Council.

Of the 2013-2016 Council, Lois Livingston, Bob Simcock, and Jane Hennebry are standing again in 2016. Incumbent Chairperson and Councillor Paula Southgate is not contesting the 2016 regional council election, and is standing for Mayor and East Ward of the Hamilton City Council.

Note: Scores aren't intended to be a perfect measure of a candidate's vision or competence. All candidates were marked against the same specific criteria. Click on the candidate photo to read their answers in full.

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