Council elections

Every three years local authorities in New Zealand hold elections on the second Saturday in October using the postal voting method. The next elections will be held in October 2016.

For further information regarding local government elections, please contact us and ask for the Electoral Officer.

How to enrol

Electoral, residential and ratepayer rolls.

Electoral donations & expenses

Electoral candidates must declare their electoral donations and expenses.

Past elections

Results from previous Christchurch City Council elections and by-elections.