Register of Promoters 2017 General Election

Any individual or group who spends or intends to spend over $12,600 (including GST) on election advertising during the regulated period for the 2017 General Election has to register with the Electoral Commission.

The promoter’s name and address as shown on the register had to appear on any election 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.

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 Registration status
NZEI Te Riu Roa PO Box 466
Wellington 6140
Paul Goulter Lynda Stuart   Registered 18 January 2018
Tertiary Education Union Level 8
Education House
178 Willis Street
Wellington 6011
Sharn Riggs Sandra Grey Not applicable Registered 18 August 2017
New Zealand Aged Care Association Level 11
Petherick Tower
38-42 Waring Taylor Street
Wellington 6011
Simon Wallace Simon O'Dowd Not applicable Registered 8 August 2017
New Zealand Union of Students' Associations Level 3
354 Lambton Quay
Te Aro
Wellington 6011
Jonathan Gee Jonathan Gee, Lance Walsh, Melissa Evans, Will Matthews, Moana Potaka, Danyon Thomas, Nikita Skipper, Hugh Baird, Poihaere Whare, Virgil Iraia, Rory Lenihan-Ikin Not applicable Registered 3 August 2017
New Zealand Taxpayers' Union Level 4
117 Lambton Quay
Wellington 6011
Jordan Williams John Bishop, David Farrar, Sashi Meanger, Jordan Williams Not applicable Registered 19 July 2017
Family First New Zealand 28 Davis Avenue Manukau City 2241 Bob McCoskrie Not applicable Bob McCoskrie, Ross Wilcox, David Sharp, Sue Reid, Mark Hunter, Bruce Logan, Nick Tuitasi Registered 19 July 2017
ActionStation Aotearoa Level 6
138-140 Wakefield Street
Wellington 6023
Marianne Elliott Not applicable Not applicable Registered 27 June 2017
NZPSA 11 Aurora Terrace
Wellington 6011
Erin Polaczuk Erin Polaczuk
Glenn Barclay
Not applicable Registered 27 June 2017
New Zealand Council of Trade Unions Level 5 Education House 178 Willis Street Te Aro Wellington 6011 Richard Wagstaff Richard Wagstaff Not applicable Registered 22 June 2017
New Zealand Nurses Organisation Level 3 Crowe Howarth House 57 Willis Street, Wellington 6011 Memo Musa Memo Musa Not applicable Registered 20 June 2017
E tū Incorporated (INC) 7 McGregor Street, Rongotai 6022 Bill Newson Muriel Tunoho, John Ryall Not applicable Registered 19 June 2017
Post Primary Teachers’ Association Te Wehengarua Level 5, 60 Willis Street, Wellington 6011 Michael Stevenson Michael Stevenson Not applicable Registered 3 April 2017
Hobson's Pledge Trust

Suite 311, 184 Symonds Street, Mt Eden, Auckland 1010

Sarah Taylor Not applicable Donald Brash, Cassandra Costello, Michael Butler, Peter Shirtcliffe Registered 9 January 2017


Last updated: 29 January 2018