2022 Elections

Our next local election is on Saturday 8 October 2022.

 

Key dates

30  June 2022: Candidate handbooks available here [PDF 7.6 MB]

Candidate Briefing Sessions

Representatives from Waikato Regional Council will also be in attendance. For more information, please visit

https://www.waikatoregion.govt.nz/council/about-us/our-council/local-body-elections/

11 July: Kāwhia Hall - 7pm

12 July 2022: St David's Church, Ōtorohanga - 7pm

15 July 2022: Candidate nominations open and electoral roll opens for public inspection

15 July - 12 August 2022: Receipt of candidate nominations

12 August 2022 at 12 noon: Candidate nominations close and electoral roll closes

16 - 21 September 2022: Voting documents delivered

8 October 2022 at 12 noon: Election day - voting closes midday

8 October 2022 from 12 noon: Preliminary results

13-19 October 2022: Declaration of results

October/November 2022: Elected members' swearing in ceremonies