Kawhia By-Election

Further Notice of By-electionfor the Kāwhia Community Board

The nomination period to fill the extraordinary vacancy for a Kāwhia subdivision representative on the Kāwhia Community Board has now closed. Nominations have been received from Richard Harpur and Lloyd Hohaia Whiu. View candidate information here.

As the number of nominations received exceeds the number of vacancies, a voting process is required and will be conducted by postal voting. Voting will open on Thursday 26 January and close at 12 noon on Friday 17 February 2023.

 

Enrolment and Special Voting Arrangements

Residential electors within the Kāwhia subdivision of the Kāwhia Community Board area who are not listed on the final electoral roll for this by-election can enrol or amend their enrolment details on the electoral roll on or before 5pm Thursday 16 February 2023:

  • Online at www.vote.nz
  • By texting your name and address to 3676 to get a form sent to you
  • By calling 0800 36 76 56 to ask for a form to be sent to you
  • By email request to [email protected]

Ratepayers of property within the Kāwhia subdivision of the Kāwhia Community Board area who live outside that area and who are not listed on the final electoral roll for this by-election can enrol on or before 5pm Thursday 16 February 2023 by completing and returning a ratepayer enrolment form, available from the Ōtorohanga District Council office or website.

Special voting facilities for the by-election will be available at the Ōtorohanga District Council office at 17 Maniapoto Street, Ōtorohanga during normal office hours between Thursday 26 January and 12 noon on Friday 17 February 2023.

 

Warwick Lampp
Electoral Officer – Ōtorohanga District Council
PO Box 3138, Christchurch 8140

[email protected]                    0800 666 048              

www.otodc.govt.nz

 

Voting returns: https://www.electionz.com/LGE2023/ODC/returns.htm