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Preliminary results for the 2017 General Election | Media releases

By   /  September 24, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Preliminary results for the 2017 General Election | Media releases

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Preliminary results for the 2017 General Election | Media releases The Electoral Commission has released the preliminary results for the 2017 General Election. Party                PartyVotes %Votes ElectorateSeats ListSeats TotalSeats National Party 998,813 46.0 41 17 58 Labour Party 776,556 35.8 29 16 45 New Zealand […]

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Preliminary results for the 2017 General Election

By   /  September 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Preliminary results for the 2017 General Election

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Preliminary results for the 2017 General Election The Electoral Commission has released the preliminary results for the 2017 General Election. Party                PartyVotes %Votes ElectorateSeats ListSeats TotalSeats National Party 998,813 46.0 41 17 58 Labour Party 776,556 35.8 29 16 45 New Zealand First Party 162,988 7.5 […]

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Last chance to enrol to vote

By   /  September 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Last chance to enrol to vote

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Last chance to enrol to vote Voters who aren’t already enrolled need to hurry and enrol by the end of tomorrow, Friday 22 September, to be able to vote in the 2017 General Election.   “Election day is almost here and this is your last chance […]

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No EasyVote pack? You need to enrol now | Media releases

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on No EasyVote pack? You need to enrol now | Media releases

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: No EasyVote pack? You need to enrol now | Media releases Voters who haven’t received their personalised EasyVote pack in the mail by now need to enrol or update their details by this Friday. “EasyVote packs were sent to all enrolled New Zealanders last week,” […]

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No EasyVote pack? You need to enrol now

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on No EasyVote pack? You need to enrol now

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: No EasyVote pack? You need to enrol now Voters who haven’t received their personalised EasyVote pack in the mail by now need to enrol or update their details by this Friday. “EasyVote packs were sent to all enrolled New Zealanders last week,” says Chief Electoral Officer […]

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Advance voting starts on Monday | Media releases

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Advance voting starts on Monday | Media releases

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Advance voting starts on Monday | Media releases Voting in the 2017 General Election kicks off in earnest on Monday 11 September when advance voting places open, and will go through until election day on Saturday 23 September. The first EasyVote packs will start arriving […]

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Advance voting starts on Monday

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Advance voting starts on Monday

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Advance voting starts on Monday Voting in the 2017 General Election kicks off in earnest on Monday 11 September when advance voting places open, and will go through until election day on Saturday 23 September. The first EasyVote packs will start arriving in voters’ letter boxes […]

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Overseas voting starts today

By   /  September 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Overseas voting starts today

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Overseas voting starts today New Zealanders who are overseas can vote from today in the 2017 General Election. “Being out of the country doesn’t mean you have to miss out on voting and having your say in the election,” says Alicia Wright, Chief Electoral Officer.   […]

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Tools and resources to get all New Zealand voting

By   /  September 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Tools and resources to get all New Zealand voting

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Tools and resources to get all New Zealand voting It’s a big job mobilising 3.5 million people to take part in the election, and the Electoral Commission is calling on New Zealanders to help spread the word about the importance of enrolling and voting. “Taking part […]

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Party and candidate lists for 2017 election | Media releases

By   /  August 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Party and candidate lists for 2017 election | Media releases

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Party and candidate lists for 2017 election | Media releases 16 registered political parties and 534 candidates will be contesting the 2017 General Election. Nominations have now closed and the Electoral Commission has released the electorate and party list candidates for 2017.  Advance voting and […]

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Party and candidate lists for 2017 election

By   /  August 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Party and candidate lists for 2017 election

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Party and candidate lists for 2017 election 16 registered political parties and 534 candidates will be contesting the 2017 General Election. Nominations have now closed and the Electoral Commission has released the electorate and party list candidates for 2017.  Advance voting and election day voting place […]

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Statement on Campaign for Change

By   /  August 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, News items, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Statement on Campaign for Change

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Statement on Campaign for Change The Electoral Commission says funds spent on the Campaign for Change were candidate donations and will need to be declared in candidate returns after the election. On 28 June 2017 the Electoral Commission received a complaint from David Farrar regarding the […]

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Governor-General gives green light for election

By   /  August 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Governor-General gives green light for election

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Governor-General gives green light for election The Governor-General, Her Excellency The Rt Hon Dame Patsy Reddy, has given the go ahead for this year’s General Election to be held. Dame Patsy has signed the writ directing the Electoral Commission to conduct the General Election on 23 […]

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Time running out to make voting easy

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Time running out to make voting easy

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Time running out to make voting easy Time is running out for people wanting to make voting easy in the 23 September general election.  Around 450,000 eligible New Zealanders still haven’t enrolled to vote and more than half of them are under 30. “Make voting easy […]

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Registration of substitute party logo for the Conservative Party of New Zealand | News items

By   /  August 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Registration of substitute party logo for the Conservative Party of New Zealand | News items

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Registration of substitute party logo for the Conservative Party of New Zealand | News items On 15 August 2017, the Electoral Commission determined under Part 4 of the Electoral Act 1993 to register the following substitute party logo for Conservative Party of New Zealand, a […]

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Registration of substitute party logo for The Opportunities Party (TOP) | News items

By   /  August 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Registration of substitute party logo for The Opportunities Party (TOP) | News items

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Registration of substitute party logo for The Opportunities Party (TOP) | News items On 15 August 2017, the Electoral Commission determined under Part 4 of the Electoral Act 1993 to register the following substitute party logo for The Opportunities Party (TOP), a registered political party: […]

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60,000 voters gone, no address

By   /  August 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on 60,000 voters gone, no address

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: 60,000 voters gone, no address 60,000 voters could miss out on voting in the September General Election after their enrolment update packs were returned marked “gone no address”. Enrolment update packs were sent to 3.15 million enrolled voters at the end of June to check their […]

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Application to register substitute political party logo | News items

By   /  July 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Application to register substitute political party logo | News items

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Application to register substitute political party logo | News items The Electoral Commission is considering application made under Part 4 of the Electoral Act 1993 to register the following substitute logo for the Conservative Party of New Zealand, a registered political party: Registration of a […]

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Application to register substitute political party logo

By   /  July 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, News items, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Application to register substitute political party logo

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Application to register substitute political party logo The Electoral Commission is considering application made under Part 4 of the Electoral Act 1993 to register the following substitute logo for the Conservative Party of New Zealand, a registered political party: Registration of a logo is needed for […]

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Did you get your enrolment update pack? | Media releases

By   /  June 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Did you get your enrolment update pack? | Media releases

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Did you get your enrolment update pack? | Media releases Voters who haven’t received an enrolment update pack in the mail need to act now to make sure they are enrolled and ready to vote in this year’s General Election. 3.15 million personalised enrolment packs […]

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