Select Page

Elections 2016

Local Government Elections 2016
Candidate Profile Books are available to view here.
Nominations 2016

Candidates for Carterton District Council please view here

Candidates for Wairarapa District Health Board please view here

2016 Donation & Expense Returns

Some expense returns are still to be returned

Carterton District Council Mayoralty view here

Carterton District Council Councillor view here

Wairarapa District Health Board view here

Local Elections 2016

The 2016 local elections will be held on Saturday 8th October. Local elections within the Carterton District include elections for the Carterton District Council, Wairarapa DHB, Wellington Regional Council and Masterton Licensing Trust.

Local body elections are held throughout the country every three years. The elections are held under the provisions of the Local Electoral Act 2001, the Local Electoral Regulations 2001 and the Local Government Act 2002.

Key Dates for Local Elections 2016

15 July 2016 – Nominations open for candidates
12 August 2016 – Nominations close for candidates (closes at 12 noon)
16-21 September 2016 – Voting papers delivered to registered voters
8 October 2016 – Voting day (closes at 12 noon)

Pre-Election Report 2016

The purpose of a pre-election report is to provide information on the Council’s performance and promote public discussion about the issues facing the Carterton District Council.

The pre-election report will be available in July 2016.