Council elections

The Christchurch City Council elections are underway.

Voting papers have been sent out to all registered voters. If you have not received your voting papers by 22 September, please contact the Electoral Officer on 941 8999 or 

Voting closes at noon on Saturday 8 October.  If you aren't on the electoral roll you need to:

  1. Enrol at or 0800 ENROL NOW (0800 367 656) or pick up a form at any Post Shop;
  2. Cast a special vote

Shortlisting your local election candidates just got easier thanks to our new Celect mobile app . Download it now! 

Christchurch City Council voting returns are now available.  These will be updated daily.