Counter-objections to objections on the proposed boundaries

The Representation Commission received 164 counter-objections to the 409 objections received on the proposed electorate names and boundaries.  Over 580 people contributed to the counter-objections through individual submissions and petitions.

A summary of counter-objections is available for download here (PDF431.93KB).

The Commission were able to hear from submitters who asked to speak to their objection or counter-objection on the following dates:

Auckland

Monday, 10 February to Wednesday, 12 February

Hamilton

Thursday, 13 February (morning)

Tauranga

Thursday, 13 February (afternoon)

Christchurch

Tuesday, 18 February and Wednesday, 19 February

Wellington

Thursday, 20 February (morning)

 

The final electorate boundaries were published in April 2014.

Last updated: 12 September 2014