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Boundary review gets underway

Oct 17, 2019

The Representation Commission is about to start work redrawing the electorate boundaries for the 2020 and 2023 general elections.

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Registration of substitute party logo

Oct 15, 2019

The New Zealand Democratic Party for Social Credit has a new abbreviated name and logo.

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Application to register political party and logo

Oct 2, 2019

The Electoral Commission is considering an application to register the name and logo of the Vision New Zealand political party.

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Toolkit helps young voters

Sep 25, 2019

The Electoral Commission says the School Leavers’ Toolkit released today will help young New Zealanders become active in civic life.

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Text message from the Electoral Commission

Sep 16, 2019

The Electoral Commission is sending text messages to people who have changed their address to ask them to update their enrolment details.

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Application to substitute a political party name abbreviation and register a substitute party logo

Sep 11, 2019

The Electoral Commission is considering an application made under Part 4 of the Electoral Act 1993 to change the abbreviation of the name of the The New Zealand Democratic Party for Social Credit political party.

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Enrol now to make voting easy

Aug 7, 2019

The Electoral Commission is urging people to get a move on if they want to make voting easy in the local elections.

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Marie Shroff new Electoral Commission Chair

Aug 7, 2019

A new Chair and Deputy Chair have been appointed to the Board of the Electoral Commission.

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Registration of substitute logo for ACT New Zealand

Aug 6, 2019

On 2 August 2019 the Electoral Commission considered an application made under Part 4 of the Electoral Act 1993 for the registration of a substitute party logo by ACT New Zealand.

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