Due to the recent resignations of three elected members, nominations for candidates for the Waitematā and Manurewa Local Board by-elections and the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Ward by-election are now open.
“This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone who thinks they have the skills and passion to represent their community to make a valuable contribution to Auckland,” says Auckland Council Electoral Officer Dale Ofsoske.
Nominations must be received by noon on Friday 22 December 2017 and must be accompanied by a deposit of $200, GST inclusive.
For further information and to find out how to lodge your nomination, visit the Auckland Council website or contact the Electoral Office on 09 973 5212 or 0800 922 822.
Voting documents will be posted to eligible voters from Friday 26 January 2018, with voting closing at noon on Saturday 17 February 2018.
- Nominations open: Friday 24 November 2017
- Nominations close: noon, Friday 22 December 2017
- Delivery of voting packs: from Friday 26 January 2018
- Close of voting: noon, Saturday 17 February 2018