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).

Key Contacts:

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

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