News & Media
Our latest media releases and news items are listed below.
Visit the Media Archive for older media releases. The Media Handbook for Broadcasters and Publishers explains the media's obligations in a general election or a by-election. You might also like to use our images for election stories. You'll also find resources for the 2017 General Election, including the Media Kit (PDF 3.06 MB), in the menu to your left.
The Electoral Commission is considering the following application made under Part 4 of the Electoral Act 1993 to register a substitute political party logo for Focus NZ (previously NZ Rural).Read more