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.

  • Electorate Boundary Review

    Following the Census and the Māori Electoral Option in 2013, the number of electorates in New Zealand and our electorate boundaries was reviewed by a statutory body called the Representation Commission.

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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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