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Enrol now to get your EasyVote card

Sep 7, 2020

More than 400,000 voters have less than a week left to enrol in time to receive an EasyVote card for...

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Change in regulated period

Aug 21, 2020

The regulated period for the 2020 General Election and referendums has been re-set and will now be from 18 August to 16 October.

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Component parties recorded for The Advance New Zealand Party

Aug 18, 2020

The Advance New Zealand Party has notified the Electoral Commission that it has new component parties.

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Election day will be 17 October

Aug 17, 2020

The Electoral Commission is adjusting its plans to deliver the 2020 General Election and referendums on Saturday 17 October.

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Component party recorded for The Advance New Zealand Party

Aug 16, 2020

The Advance New Zealand Party has notified the Electoral Commission that it has a component party, the New Zealand Public Party.

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Registration of three parties and logos

Aug 6, 2020

The Electoral Commission has approved the registration of three new political parties and their logos.

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Enrol now to make voting easy

Aug 3, 2020

Time is running out to make voting easy in the 2020 General Election and referendums.

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More voting places part of COVID-19 response

Jul 27, 2020

The Electoral Commission says voters should feel comfortable voting in person at the 2020 General Election and referendums with the COVID-19 processes in place at voting places.

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Registration of substitute political party logos

Jul 27, 2020

New party logos have been registered for two political parties.

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