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Last Chance to Get on Preliminary Electoral Rolls

Jun 10, 2005

A quarter of a million New Zealanders only have a week left to get on the preliminary electoral rolls prepared in the lead up to this year's General Election.

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Electoral Enrolment Centre educational workshops for Kiwi Asians

Jun 9, 2005

The Electoral Enrolment Centre is ramping up its efforts to get eligible Asian migrants enrolled to vote - with new national and community based activities specifically targeted to promote enrolling to vote among Asian communities.

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Tens of thousands of New Zealanders 'missing' from electoral rolls

May 31, 2005

Tens of thousands of New Zealanders have had their details removed from the electoral rolls for this year's General Election - and their vote won't count unless they re-enrol.

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Almost 10,000 Māori voters removed from electoral roll

May 31, 2005

Almost 10,000 Māori voters have been removed from the electoral rolls in the wake of the latest Enrolment Update Campaign.

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Txts set enrolment request record

May 17, 2005

Text messages are being credited for record numbers of people seeking forms to enrol to vote at this year's General Election.

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Party and logo registration decisions announced

May 17, 2005

The Electoral Commission resolved on 13 May 2005 to register: WIN Party, allowing it to contest the party vote at a general election, a party logo for 99 MP Party, a substitute logo for The New Zealand National Party.

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Young people don't care about voting: Yeah right!

May 12, 2005

Young New Zealanders are putting their hands up to be counted at this year's General Election, if new figures are anything to go by.

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Have you missed out on crucial enrol to vote information?

May 5, 2005

The Electoral Enrolment Centre is making a plea to New Zealanders to check whether they have received an Enrolment Update Pack - because it could make the difference between whether they can or can't vote at this year's General Election.

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Ready to vote at this year's general election?

May 1, 2005

The countdown to this year's general election has started at the Electoral Enrolment Centre as it urges every eligible New Zealander to check whether they're ready to vote.

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