Local Elections

Every three years, all local authorities in New Zealand hold elections on the second Saturday in October using the postal voting method.

Elections will be for the position of Mayor, eight Councillors, and Dannevirke and Eketahuna Community Board members. Councillors are to be elected by two wards - Northern Ward (four Councillors) and Southern Ward (four Councillors).


Electoral Officers

Sandy Lowe
Electoral Officer
Telephone: 06 374 4080
Fax: 06 374 4137
Email: sandy.lowe@tararuadc.govt.nz

Katrina Kerr
Deputy Electoral Officer
Telephone: 06 374 4080
Fax: 06 374 4137
Email: katrina.kerr@tararuadc.govt.nz


Enrol, update or check your details

The Electoral Commission is making it even easier for voters to enrol and update their details. You can now enrol or update your details online at vote.nz using your New Zealand driver licence, New Zealand passport or a RealMe verified identity.

 

Phone 0800 36 76 56 (available 24 hours) or pop in to your local post shop!