QUEENSTOWN LAKES DISTRICT COUNCIL: WANAKA WARD BY-ELECTION
Notice of Election
Notice is given under Sections 52 and 53 of the Local Electoral Act 2001 that on Thursday, 28 July 2017 an election will be held to elect one member of the Queenstown Lakes District Council representing the Wanaka Ward.
Nominations for the position open on Thursday, 4 May 2017 and close at noon on Thursday, 1 June 2017.
Nominations must be made on the appropriate form and accompanied by a deposit of $200, payable by cash, eftpos, cheque or online banking.
- Nomination form [PDF 45KB]
- General information sheet about the by-election [PDF 105KB]
- Information sheet about election signs [PDF 12KB]
- Candidate information pack [PDF 672KB]
As of today’s date, the following nominations have been received for the Wanaka By-election:
|Candidate name||First nominator||Second nominator||
|Judith Audrey Battson||Paul Arahia Tamati||Anna Maria van Riel||
027 561 6088
Edward James Spearing
Anthony John Culshaw
Jamie Robert Norman
027 472 9908
Alastair Charles Wayne Hudson
Michael John Saunders
Hetty Elizabeth Van Hale
021 688 192
Preliminary Electoral Rolls can be inspected at the following locations during normal office hours:
- Queenstown Lakes District Council, 10 Gorge Road, Queenstown
- Wanaka Service Centre, 47 Ardmore Street, Wanaka
- Wanaka Library, Dunmore Street, Wanaka
- Hawea Library, Myra Street, Hawea
- Makarora Library, Rata Road, Makarora
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 Thursday, 1 June 2017.
Local body elections
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.
- Return of votes report [504KB]
Candidates are required to provide a return of their electoral donations and expenses.
Contact the Electoral Officer
Any questions about the election can be directed to Jane Robertson, Electoral Officer, telephone (03) 441 0499 or email email@example.com
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.