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2018 Party Donations and Loans Returns | News items

By   /  May 2, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Electoral Commission, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News items, Politics  /  Comments Off on 2018 Party Donations and Loans Returns | News items

Source: Electoral Commission The 2018 party returns of donations and loans have been published on the Electoral Commission website. A summary, along with downloadable copies of the party returns for the year ending 31 December 2018, can be viewed here.  Background on the annual returns Registered parties must file a return with the Electoral Commission by […]

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People’s Party no longer registered | News items

By   /  May 1, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Electoral Commission, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News items, Politics  /  Comments Off on People’s Party no longer registered | News items

Source: Electoral Commission The Electoral Commission has cancelled the registration of the New Zealand People’s Party and its logo at the party’s request. The decision was made on 30 April 2019 under Part 4 of the Electoral Act 1993. The Register of Political Parties will be updated accordingly. MIL OSI

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2018 Christmas office hours | News items

By   /  December 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Electoral Commission, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News items, Politics  /  Comments Off on 2018 Christmas office hours | News items

Source: Electoral Commission The Electoral Commission’s offices will be closed over Christmas and New Year. National Office in Wellington will be closed from Monday 24 December to Monday 7 January. Our regional Registrar of Electors’ offices will also be closed from Monday 24 December and will reopen to the public on Monday 14 January.  Public […]

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Response to SSC Inquiry | News items

By   /  December 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Electoral Commission, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News items, Politics  /  Comments Off on Response to SSC Inquiry | News items

Source: Electoral Commission The Electoral Commission has released its response to the State Services Commission Inquiry into the Use of External Security Consultants. The Electoral Commission has informed the Inquiry that the Commission and its staff have had no interactions with Thompson and Clark Investigations Limited, its associated entities, or any other security providers. The […]

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Electoral Commission celebrates Suffrage 125 | Media releases

By   /  September 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics  /  Comments Off on Electoral Commission celebrates Suffrage 125 | Media releases

Source: Electoral Commission The Chief Electoral Officer, Alicia Wright, says Suffrage 125 is an opportunity to celebrate the right of New Zealanders to vote and have their voices heard at election time. The Electoral Act signed into law 125 years ago on 19 September 1893 granted women the right to vote in parliamentary elections.  “Women’s […]

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Ngā Otinga o te Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori 2018 | Media releases

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics  /  Comments Off on Ngā Otinga o te Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori 2018 | Media releases

Source: Electoral Commission Kua kati te Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori 2018, neke atu i te 23,300 ngā Māori i kōwhiri ki te huri rārangi, ki te rēhita rānei ki te pōti. I tuwhera te Kōwhiringa mai i te 3 o Paengawhāwhā ki te 2 o Hereturikōkā me te tuku whai wāhitanga ki ngā kaipōti Māori kia […]

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Results of the 2018 Māori Electoral Option | Media releases

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics  /  Comments Off on Results of the 2018 Māori Electoral Option | Media releases

Source: Electoral Commission The 2018 Māori Electoral Option has closed, with more than 23,300 Māori choosing to change roll types or enrol to vote. The Option ran from 3 April to 2 August and gave all enrolled voters of Māori descent the opportunity to be on the Māori roll or general roll. At the end […]

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Change to Conservative Party name and logo | News items

By   /  August 8, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News items, Politics  /  Comments Off on Change to Conservative Party name and logo | News items

Source: Electoral Commission There’s been a change to the name and logo of the Conservative Party. Following an application from the party, the Electoral Commission determined under Part 4 of the Electoral Act 1993 to change the party name of the Conservative Party of New Zealand to “New Conservative”. The Commission also determined under Part […]

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Electoral Commission wins Business Transformation award | Media releases

By   /  July 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics  /  Comments Off on Electoral Commission wins Business Transformation award | Media releases

Source: Electoral Commission The Electoral Commission’s approach to improving voting services at the general election has been recognised with a Deloitte IPANZ award. The Commission won the Excellence in Improving Public Value through Business Transformation category of the Deloitte IPANZ Public Sector Excellence Awards 2018 for its work on the 2017 General Election. “The Electoral […]

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Te wā whakamutunga ki te huri rārangi pōti i te Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori | Media releases

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics  /  Comments Off on Te wā whakamutunga ki te huri rārangi pōti i te Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori | Media releases

Source: Electoral Commission Kei te pau haere te wā ki ngā kaipōti Māori ki te kōwhiri ko tēhea te rārangi pōti e hiahia ana rātau ki te eke ki runga, arā, te rārangi Māori, te rārangi whānui rānei. E āhei anake ngā kaipōti Māori te kōwhiri ko tēhea te rārangi e hiahia ana rātau i […]

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Last chance to make roll choice in Māori Option | Media releases

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics  /  Comments Off on Last chance to make roll choice in Māori Option | Media releases

Source: Electoral Commission Time is running out for Māori voters to choose which electoral roll they want to be on – the Māori roll or the general roll. Voters of Māori descent can only make the choice between rolls when they first enrol to vote, and during the Māori Electoral Option which is held every […]

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Northcote by-election official results | Media releases

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics  /  Comments Off on Northcote by-election official results | Media releases

Source: Electoral Commission The Electoral Commission has released the official results for the 9 June parliamentary by-election in the Northcote electorate. Northcote by-election official results, 20 June 2018 Candidate Name Party Number of Votes BIDOIS, Dan National Party 10,566 HALBERT, Shanan Labour Party 9,256 JAUNG, Rebekah Green Party 615 BERRY, Stephen ACT New Zealand 166 […]

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Have you received your Māori Electoral Option pack? | Media releases

By   /  April 10, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Have you received your Māori Electoral Option pack? | Media releases

Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Have you received your Māori Electoral Option pack? | Media releases Māori voters should have received an information pack in the mail by now about the 2018 Māori Electoral Option. Packs have been sent to 477,141 enrolled voters who have identified themselves as being of Māori descent, giving […]

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Kua whiwhi koe i tō mōkī Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori? | Media releases

By   /  April 10, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Kua whiwhi koe i tō mōkī Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori? | Media releases

Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Kua whiwhi koe i tō mōkī Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori? | Media releases Ko te tikanga kua whiwhi ngā kaipōti Māori i tētahi mōkī mōhiohio i roto i te mēra mō te Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori 2018. Kua tukuna atu ngā mōkī ki ngā kaipōti rēhita i kī he uri […]

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Electoral Commission preparing for Northcote by-election | Media releases

By   /  April 9, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Electoral Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Electoral Commission preparing for Northcote by-election | Media releases

Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Electoral Commission preparing for Northcote by-election | Media releases The Electoral Commission has begun preparations for a by-election in the Northcote electorate on Saturday 9 June. “Voters in the Northcote general electorate will be choosing a new local Member of Parliament,” says Anita Balakrishnan, National Manager of Voting […]

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Kei rō mēra ngā mōkī Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori | Media releases

By   /  April 3, 2018  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Kei rō mēra ngā mōkī Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori | Media releases

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Kei rō mēra ngā mōkī Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori | Media releases Ka tukuna atu ngā mōkī mōhiohio ki ngā kaipōti Māori 477,000 hei tēnei wiki i te tīmatanga o te Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori 2018. Ka tū taua Kōwhiringa mai i te 3 o Paengawhāwhā ki te […]

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Māori Electoral Option packs in the mail | Media releases

By   /  April 3, 2018  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Māori Electoral Option packs in the mail | Media releases

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Māori Electoral Option packs in the mail | Media releases Information packs will be sent to 477,000 Māori voters this week as the 2018 Māori Electoral Option gets underway. The Option runs from 3 April to 2 August and is when Māori voters can choose to […]

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Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori – koinei tō wā ki te kōwhiri | Media releases

By   /  March 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Electoral Commission, Media Releases, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori – koinei tō wā ki te kōwhiri | Media releases

MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori – koinei tō wā ki te kōwhiri | Media releases Ka tīmata te Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori 2018 ā tērā marama, e whai wāhi ai ngā kaipōti Māori ki te kōwhiri i waenga i te rārangi Māori, rārangi Whānui rānei. Ka tū te Kōwhiringa […]

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