In the 1963 general election the seat was abolished and Bob Tizard stood in Pakuranga, so only represented Otahuhu from 16 March (after a by-election due to the death of James Deas) to 29 October 1963. He later returned to the seat when it was reconstituted. When it was abolished in 1984, he stood in Panmure.
|1938 election||Charles Robert Petrie (Labour)|
|1949 election||Leon Götz (National)|
|1954 election||James Deas (Labour)|
|1963 by-election||Bob Tizard (Labour)|
|1972 election||Bob Tizard (Labour)|