As of the close of nominations at midday today, Carterton District Council has received 2 nominations for Mayor and 14 nominations for Councillor.

Carterton District Council is seeking to fill 9 vacancies at the 8 October Local Body elections – 1 Mayor and 8 Councillors (At Large, no wards).

While nominations were slow to come in this year compared to that of 2019, the Council has received enough nominations to proceed with the election.

The candidates are as follows (in alphabetical order):


  • Greg Lang
  • Ron Mark

Council – At Large

  • Grace Ayling
  • Roger Boulter
  • Robyn Cherry-Campbell
  • Steve Cretney
  • Brian Deller
  • Ben Dugdale
  • Steve Gallon
  • Jill Greathead
  • Steve Laurence
  • Thomas Lissington
  • Lou Newman
  • Michael O’Donnell
  • Andy Rogers
  • Dale Williams

Candidate profile statements will be sent out via post with voting papers between 16-21 September.

The profile statements will also be available on our website from Monday 22 August.

Visit our Elections page for more information.