Local Elections 2016

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Kaipara District Council Local Elections 2016


Declaration of result of Election 08 October 2016
Public notification of the elections held on 08 October 2016 (as at 14 October 2016)

Daily Voting Returns
Please see the following link to view the Final Voting Returns. 

The confirmed list of candidates has been released by Election Services. The list is downloadable through the link to right of page "Kaipara District Council Elections 2016 Candidate List".

Candidate Profiles
See links to right of page for candidate profiles for:
Dargaville Ward
Otamatea Ward
West Coast/Central Ward

Triennial elections for elected members of all local authorities throughout New Zealand are to be conducted by postal vote on Saturday 08 October 2016.

The elections will be conducted under the provisions of the Local Electoral Act 2001 and the Local Electoral Regulations 2001 and will be administered under contract, by Election Services, for the Kaipara District Council.
2016 Candidates Information Handbook
The Candidate Information Handbook for the 2016 elections provides a general guide to the processes and policies for the upcoming election. Anyone considering standing for Council should read this in detail. Hard copies will be available in early June. 
Download the 2016 Candidates Information Handbook.

Candidate information sessions were held on Monday 01 August 2016 and Tuesday 02 August 2016 at Dargaville and Kaiwaka respectively.  The presentation is available to download here.
Triennial Election Timetable
Download the 2016 triennial election timetable

2016 Local Elections Fact Sheet
Download the 2016 local elections fact sheet


Online requests 

Kaipara District Council
0800 727 059 (24 Hours)
Phone: +64 9 439 7059
Email: council@kaipara.govt.nz


Office hours: 8 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday

Address: 42 Hokianga Road, Dargaville 0310
Address: Unit 6, The Hub, 6 Molesworth Drive, Mangawhai 0505

Mail: Private Bag 1001, Dargaville 0340


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