Notice of Election

Notice is given under Sections 52 and 53 of the Local Electoral Act 2001 that on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 an election will be held to elect one member of the Dunstan Constituency.

Nominations for the position open on Monday, 27 March 2017 and close at noon on Monday, 24 April 2017. 

Nominations can be made on the appropriate form and accompanied by a deposit of $200, payable by cash, eftpos cheque or online banking.

Click here for a link to the Otago Regional Council website for nomination form and other information for nominees. 

Electoral Roll

Preliminary Electoral Rolls can be inspected at the following locations during normal office hours:

  • Queenstown Lakes District Council, 10 Gorge Road, Queenstown
  • Queenstown Library, 10 Gorge Road, Queenstown
  • Wanaka Service Centre, 47 Ardmore Street, Wanaka
  • Wanaka Library, Dunmore Street, Wanaka
  • Arrowtown Library, 58 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown

Electors may enrol or amend their enrolment details on the Residential Electoral Roll by:

a)    Completing an enrolment form available from any NZ Post agency

b)    Visiting the Elections website (www.elections.org.nz )

c)    Calling 0800 ENROLNOW (0800 36 76 56)

d)    Free-texting your name and address to 3676

Applications for registration as a ratepayer elector are to be made on the ratepayer elector enrolment forms available here. 

Updates to the Preliminary Electoral Roll close at 5pm on Monday, 24 April 2017.


The 2016 Local Body Election has been completed and the final results are available below.

Information about the rate at which votes were return is available below.

Candidates are required to provide a return of their electoral donations and expenses.

Pre-election Report

View the latest Pre-election report here

Contact the Electoral Officer

Any questions about the election can be directed to Jane Robertson, Electoral Officer, telephone (03) 441 0499 or email jane.robertson@qldc.govt.nz

2013 Triennial General Election

Click here for the final results of the 2013 election.

Click here for data on the rate at which votes were returned.

Click here for candidate returns of electoral donations and expenses.