Information for Voters in Christchurch East

Voting in the Christchurch East by-election has now closed.

Click here for the names of the candidates seeking your electorate vote.

Click here to see the full list of election day voting places.

Click here to see the election day voting places on a map, or download the list of voting places and map here: christchurch_east_voting_places_map_and_list.pdf (PDF 333.51 KB)

Click here for the Returning Officer's contact details.

Candidates for Christchurch East

These are the by-election candidates who were seeking your vote.

Candidate Name Party
BAKER, Leighton Conservative Party
DOOCEY, Matthew National Party
GASKIN, Ian Independent
HOLLAND, Adam Independent
LAMBERT, Paula Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party
LICHTWARK, Jenner Democrats for Social Credit
MOORHOUSE, David Green Party
PARK, Sam Independent
VEALE, Gareth ACT Party
WILLIAMS, Poto Labour Party

Voting Places

On Election Day, Saturday 30 November, the following voting places were open from 9.00am-7.00pm in the Christchurch East electorate.

Location Address
Aranui Independent access Aranui Primary School, 257 Breezes Road
  Independent access St Ambrose Church, 309 Breezes Road
  Assisted access St James School, 25 Rowan Avenue
Avondale Independent access Avondale Primary School, 132 Breezes Road
  Independent access Woolley Street Kindergarten, 63 Woolley Street
Burwood Independent access Burwood School, 255 New Brighton Road
  Independent access Windsor School Community Hall, 170 Burwood Road
Dallington Independent access Banks Avenue School, 91 Banks Avenue
  Assisted access Dallington Scout Group, 3 Halberg Street
Kainga Assisted access Kainga Public Hall, Kainga Road
Marshland Independent access Marshland School, 329 Prestons Road
New Brighton Independent access St Faiths Anglican Church Hall, 46 Hawke Street
North New Brighton Independent access Freeville School, 11 Sandy Avenue
  Assisted access North New Brighton School, 150 Leaver Terrace
Ouruhia Independent access Ouruhia School Library, 21 Turners Road
Parklands Independent access Parkview School Hall, 10 Chadbury Street
Queenspark Independent access Queenspark School Hall, 222 Queenspark Drive
Shirley Independent access Hammersley Park School, Amos Place
  Independent access Shirley Intermediate School, 60 Shirley Road
South New Brighton Independent access South New Brighton School, 160 Estuary Road
Spencerville Assisted access Spencer Beach Holiday Park, TV Lounge, 100 Heyders Road
Wainoni Independent access Methodist Church Lounge, 878 Avonside Drive
  Assisted access Ottawa Gardens Pre-School, 49 Ottawa Road
  Assisted access Wainoni School, 115 Eureka Street

Independent access = Accessible - independent access to and within this building
Assisted access = Accessible with assistance - may have step, steep ramp etc*

* Contact the Returning Officer for details of accessibility

Christchurch East Returning Officer

Pamela Dawson
Ngā Hau e Whā Marae, 250 Pages Road, Aranui, Christchurch
Phone: 03 381 4135
Fax: 03 381 7648


Last updated: 30 November 2013