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2019 local elections

The next local body elections will be held on Saturday 12 October 2019.

This includes elections for Christchurch City Council and Community Boards, Environment Canterbury and the Canterbury District Health Board.

Further notice of election and declaration of elected candidate 21 August 2019 [PDF, 208 KB]

If you have any questions, please contact the Electoral Officer, Jo Daly, by email to elections2019@ccc.govt.nz or phone on 03 941 8581.


The election will be held by postal vote and voting papers will be delivered from 20 September 2019. 

Voting closes at noon on 12 October. Make sure you're enrolled.(external link)