Events

Find out all about current, upcoming and past electoral events.

The Electoral Commission delivers New Zealand's parliamentary elections and by-elections, Government-initiated referenda and citizen's-initiated referenda, and is responsible for enrolment for all electoral events.

  • 2017 General Election

    The Electoral Commission will deliver the next General Election in 2017.  The date for the 2017 General Election has not been announced by the Prime Minister.

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  • 2016 Mt Roskill By-election

    The 3 December by-election was to elect a new local member of Parliament for the Mt Roskill general electorate.

    Only those who were correctly enrolled in the Mt Roskill general electorate were able to vote in the by-election.

     

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  • Past Events

    The Electoral Commission runs all Parliamentary general elections and by-elections, and national referenda and the Māori Electoral Option, and services the work of the Representation Commission. Find all information about past events in this section.

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Events Calendar

2017 Mt Albert By-election

Date to be advised

The 25 February by-election is to elect a new local member of Parliament for the Mt Albert general electorate.

Only those who are correctly enrolled in the Mt Albert general electorate will be able to vote in the by-election. Click here to check, update or enrol now!

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2016 Mt Roskill By-election

Date to be advised

The 3 December by-election was to elect a new local member of Parliament for the Mt Roskill general electorate.

Only those who were correctly enrolled in the Mt Roskill general electorate were able to vote in the by-election.

 

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2017 General Election

Date to be advised

The Electoral Commission will deliver the next General Election in 2017.  The date for the 2017 General Election has not been announced by the Prime Minister.

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