Register of Promoters 2011 General Election and Referendum

Any individual or group who spent, or intended to spend, over $12,000 (including GST) on election advertising, or referendum advertising or advertising that included both election and referendum advertising during the regulated period for the 2011 General Election and Referendum (which started on 26 August 2011 and ended on 25 November 2011) had to register with the Electoral Commission.
 
The promoter’s name and address as shown on the register had to appear on any election or referendum advertisements published by the promoter.
 
The register shows for each registered promoter:
  • the name and contact details of the promoter
  • the name of the applicant
  • the names of persons occupying a position comparable with that of a director of a company where the promoter is not an individual or company
  • the names of the trustees where the promoter is a trust
  • whether the promoter is registered to promote the general election, the referendum or both, and
  • the dates of registration, amendments or cancellation of registration. 
Promoters are listed in date order of registration.  The register is also available as a downloadable pdf below.
 

Register of Registered Promoters

Name of the registered promoter

Address of the registered promoter

Name of the person authorised  to make the application where the promoter is not an individual

Names of persons occupying a position comparable with that of a director of a company where the promoter is not an individual or company

Names of the trustees where the promoter is a trust

Registered as a promoter for the 2011 General Election

Registered as a promoter for the 2011 Referendum

Registration status

Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand

Level 2                 17 Garrett Street WELLINGTON

Jon Field,
General Secretary

Georgina Morrison, Party Co-convenor    

Jon Field,
General Secretary

Not applicable

No

Yes

Registered 28 March 2011

New Zealand Council of Trade Unions (NZCTU)

178 Willis Street, WELLINGTON

Helen Kelly, President
Helen Kelly, President
Peter Conway, Secretary
Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 2 June 2011
The New Zealand Public Services Association (PSA)

11 Aurora Terrace  WELLINGTON

 

Brenda Pilott, National Secretary  
Paula Scholes, President
Brenda Pilott, National Secretary 
Richard Wagstaff, National Secretary
Not applicable Yes No Registered 3 June 2011
Vote for Change Society Incorporated
Level 2
28 Grey Street  WELLINGTON

 

Jordan Williams
Gabrielle O'Brien
Simon Lusk
Jordan Williams
Not applicable Yes Yes

Registered 16 June 2011 for the Referendum Registered 21 September 2011 for the General Election

New Zealand Dairy Workers Union  (NZDWU)
34 Harwood Street
HAMILTON
James Ritchie,
Secretary
Sinclair Watson, President
James Ritchie, Secretary
Angus McConnell,
Assistant Secretary
Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 5 July 2011
Service and Food Workers Union (SFWU)
35-39 George Street
Kingsland
AUCKLAND
John Ryall,
National Secretary
Gina Anderson
Sharryn Barton
Marianne Bishop
Meta Cook
Percy Harrison
Julie Kahaki
Sonny Lewis
Farook Mohammed
Sally Mulitalo
Lalopua Sanele
James Sleep
Tekura Teao
Muriel Tunoho
Heather Woolstencroft
Barbara Wyeth
John Ryall
Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 5 July 2011
New Zealand Educational Institute (NZEI)
178-182 Willis Street
WELLINGTON
Paul Goulter,
National Secretary
Ian Leckie, President
Paul Goulter,
National Secretary
Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 19 July 2011
The New Zealand Nurses Organisation Level 3, 57 Willis Street, Willbank Court, WELLINGTON Nano Tunnicliff Nano Tunnicliff, President Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 3 August 2011
First Union Incorporated 120 Church Street, Onehunga
AUCKLAND 1061
Robert Reid, General Secretary
Margaret Dornan, President,
Robert Reid, General Secretary,
Karl Andersen
Not applicable Yes Yes
Registered 8 August 2011
Name changed from National Distribution Union 25 October 2011
Campaign for MMP Incorporated
33 Berkers Road
RD10
Koromatua
HAMILTON
Danna Glendining, Secretary
Sam Huggard, Convenor
Danna Glendining, Secretary
Kevin Hackwell, Treasurer
Not applicable No Yes Registered 8 August 2011
New Zealand Aged Care Association
Level 8
Petherick Building
38-42 Waring Taylor Street
WELLINGTON
Martin Taylor, CEO
Simon O'Dowd
David Hall
Rhonda Sherriff
Guy Eady
Victoria Brown
Max Robins
Warick Dunn
Malcolm Hendry
Jessica Buddendijk
Brien Cree
Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 22 August 2011
New Zealand Labour Party
1st Floor
Fraser House
160 -162 Willis St
WELLINGTON
6160
 
Chris Flatt, General Secretary
Moira Coatsworth, President
Chris Flatt, General Secretary
Not applicable No Yes Registered 26 August 2011
Rail and Maritime Transport Union Inc (RMTU)
Level 1
Tramways Building
1 Thorndon Quay
WELLINGTON 6140
Wayne Butson, General Secretary
Aubrey Wilkinson, National President
Wayne Butson, General Secretary
Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 29 August 2011
Maritime Union of New Zealand (MUNZ)
Level 1
Waterside House
220 Willis Street
WELLINGTON
Joe Fleetwood, General Secretary
Garry Parsloe, National President
Joe Fleetwood, General Secretary Ray Fife, Assistant General Secretary
Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 29 August 2011
Maxim Institute
49 Cape Horn Road
Hillsborough
AUCKLAND
Alex Penk,
Legal Counsel
Not applicable Arthur Black
Fiona Mackenzie
John Hitchen
Jeanette Hay
Campbell Batts
John Elliott
Nicola Taylor
No Yes Registered 20 September 2011
New Zealand Amalgamated Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Inc (EPMU)
7 McGregor Street
Rongotai
WELLINGTON
Bill Newson,
National Secretary
Don Pryde,
National President
Alistair Couling, National Senior Vice President
Paul Thomson, National Junior Vice President
Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 21 September 2011
The Down Low Concept Limited
124 Halsey Street
AUCKLAND
Nigel McCulloch, Director Not applicable Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 30 September 2011
The Sensible Sentencing Trust
32 Hastings Street
NAPIER
Garth McVicar Not applicable
Garth McVicar
Wendy Pedler
Louise Parsons
Yes Yes Registered 6 October 2011
Michael Hutcheson
19 Lyon Avenue
Mt Albert
AUCKLAND

 

Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Yes No Registered 9 November 2011
Unite Union
6A Western Springs Road
Morningside
AUCKLAND
Mike Treen
Gerard Hehir, President
Matt McCarten, National Secretary
Mike Treen, Director of Organising
Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 9 November 2011
New Zealand Union of Students' Associations (NZUSA)
Level 3
Lambton Quay
WELLINGTON
David Do
Max Hardy,
Co-President
David Do,
Co-President
Not applicable Yes Yes Registered 9 November 2011

 

Last updated: 01 February 2013