The Oceanan general election of January 2012 was held from the 20th to the 25th January, 2012, to elect 32 members of the First Parliament of Oceana. It resulted in United Oceana becoming by far the largest party, with 13 seats, but this was 4 seats short of a majority. A coalition was formed between United Oceana and the Democratic Alliance of Oceana, with James Livingston becoming the Prime Minister.