2019 Elections

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:

Porirua City Council:

  • Mayor 
  • 10 City Councillors for the three Council Wards
  1. Eastern Ward/Pāutahanui ki te uunga mai o te ra - Four Councillors
  2. Northern Ward/Pukerua ki te Raki - Four Councillors
  3. Western Ward/Titahi Rangituhi Porirua ki te uru - Two Councillors
  • Greater Wellington Regional Council - Two Council Members from the Porirua-Tawa Constituency
  • Capital Coast District Health Board - Seven members
  • Hutt Mana Charitable Trust - One Member

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.