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Election Information for Candidates
Ngā Mōhiohio Pōtitanga mā Ngā Kaitono

If you're considering running as a candidate in our local election, you'll find all the information you need to help you decide if being an elected member is for you and what role would suit you best.

Candidate handbook

Detailed information about standing for election is available in the candidate handbook.

Deciding to play a significant role in your local community by running for local government is a big decision. The videos that follow will give you an insight in to what you can expect in each of the various roles you might choose to put yourself forward for the next Election. You’ll be hearing from real people - with real experience. 

At the beginning of each video, we let you know what you can expect to learn about by the end of the video. Please feel free to watch the videos all at once or one at a time.

We hope these videos help you decide if being an elected member is for you, and if so, what role would suit you best.  If you decide to run in the upcoming elections, we wish you the very best of luck.

View Candidate Handbook

Pre-Election Report

Read our Chief Executive, Tanya Winter's, Pre-Election Report to find out her view on the challenges and opportunities in our rohe (district) and for the Council, and the leadership she thinks we need to tackle the challenges and make the most of the opportunities.

View pre-election report

Helpful Videos

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