The local elections were held between 20 September and 12 October 2019.
Key dates for the 2019 local elections
|29 June||Enrolment update packs sent to all enrolled voters from this date|
|16 August||Enrolment closes for the printed electoral roll — enrol by this date to get your voting papers in the mail
If you enrol after this day, you’ll have to request special voting papers from your local council’s electoral officer
|20–25 September||Voting documents sent to all enrolled voters|
|11 October||Last day to enrol to vote in the local elections|
|Saturday, 12 October||Voting closes at midday|
The local elections are run by local councils. Check your local council’s website for the results.
Find your local council’s website – Local Government New Zealand
Contact an electoral officer - Local Government New Zealand
The Electoral Commission does not oversee local elections and we do not hold data on the results or turnout.