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Two referrals to Police

Jun 15, 2021

The Electoral Commission has made two referrals to Police relating to broadcast advertising for parties at the 2020 General Election.

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New List MP for National

Jun 11, 2021

The Electoral Commission has declared Harete Hipango to be elected to Parliament from The New Zealand National Party list.

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MoU signed with Shama

Jun 9, 2021

The Electoral Commission and Shama have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together to increase participation in elections.

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MoU signed with English Language Partners

May 21, 2021

The Electoral Commission has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with English Partners New Zealand (ELP) to work together to increase participation in elections.

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Preparing for future elections

May 18, 2021

The Electoral Commission’s report on the 2020 General Election has been tabled in Parliament and includes 40 recommendations to improve the delivery of future elections.

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2020 voter and non-voter survey

May 18, 2021

A survey of voters and non-voters taken after the 2020 General Election and referendums shows high levels of satisfaction with the voting process.

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2020 annual party returns

May 6, 2021

The 2020 party returns of donations and loans have been published on the Electoral Commission website.

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Amendment to the Register of Political Parties

May 5, 2021

The registration of the MANA Movement and its logo has been cancelled at the party’s request.

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Decision on donation

Apr 28, 2021

The Electoral Commission has given a warning to the National Party over its failure to declare a donation over $30,000 within 10 working days.

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