Local Elections, held every three years for elected members of most local authorities throughout New Zealand, are to be carried out by postal vote on Saturday 12 October 2019.
Voters in Porirua will be able to vote for candidates to the following positions:
A full rundown of all the information about this year's Local Elections can be found in our Factsheet. A schedule of the most important dates in the run up to the election is also available on our Election Timetable.
It sounds obvious but you can't vote unless you are enrolled to vote!
Enrolling to vote, making sure you are enrolled or simply checking your details are right is really straightforward.
The Electoral Commission have put together this simple tool to make things easy for you.
You can also find out who can and can't enrol to vote.
Not sure what the voting process is all about, why you should vote and who is eligible to vote?
Then check out this easy-to-understand LGNZ guide and get the answers to your voting questions.
You can also find out how you can enrol and vote with a disability.