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New look websites

Jun 27, 2019

The Electoral Commission has refreshed its website making it quick and easy to use.

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New list MP New Zealand National Party

Jun 16, 2019

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

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2018 Party donations and loans returns

May 2, 2019

The 2018 party returns of donations and loans have been published on the Electoral Commission website.

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People's Party no longer registered

May 1, 2019

The Electoral Commission has cancelled the registration of the New Zealand People’s Party and its logo at the party’s request.

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New list MP for The New Zealand National Party

Jan 31, 2019

The Electoral Commission has declared Agnes Loreta Loheni to be elected to Parliament from The New Zealand National Party list.

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2018 Christmas office hours

Dec 20, 2018

The Electoral Commission’s offices will be closed over Christmas and New Year.

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Response to SSC Inquiry

Dec 18, 2018

The Electoral Commission has released its response to the State Services Commission Inquiry into the Use of External Security Consultants.

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Electoral Commission celebrates Suffrage 125

Sep 18, 2018

The Chief Electoral Officer, Alicia Wright, says Suffrage 125 is an opportunity to celebrate the right of New Zealanders to...

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Results of the 2018 Māori Electoral Option

Aug 13, 2018

The 2018 Māori Electoral Option has closed, with more than 23,300 Māori choosing to change roll types or enrol to vote.

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