20 Sep at 23:49
The preliminary results are in and it's a resounding win for National... securing 48 per cent of the vote, 61 seats and a third term in Government.
20 Sep at 22:52
Labour leader David Cunliffe concedes defeat with 25% of the vote.
20 Sep at 21:55
The first seats to have 100% of the vote counted are Clutha-Southland, Rangitata, Invercargill and North Shore. All solid wins for National.
20 Sep at 21:27
Colin Craig's Conservatives so far not making the grade to get into Parliament - on 4.3 per cent.
20 Sep at 21:26
Two thirds into the count and John Key is looking to remain the Prime Minister. National is comfortably ahead on 49%
20 Sep at 21:02
ACT will likely get a seat in Parliament with David Seymour comfortably ahead in the Epsom electorate.
20 Sep at 20:58
Napier: With 50% of the votes counted Labour's Stuart Nash is ahead of National's Wayne Walford by 1700 votes.
20 Sep at 20:57
West Coast-Tasman: With 50% of the votes counted Labour's Damien O'Connor is ahead of National's Maureen Pugh by 1500 votes.
20 Sep at 20:52
A third of the way into the count National leads the voting at 49%. Labour stands at 24, the Greens 10. NZ First 9.
20 Sep at 20:27
With 20% of the votes counted National's on 48% and Labour is on 24%. Greens 10% and NZ First 9%.
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