2016 Local Elections
Declaration of Voting Results
The Declaration of Results of Election for the Kawerau District Council has now been issued. Election 2016 Final Declaration 221 kB
The final copy of the Daily Voting Returns 26 kB includes all Special votes, as well as all votes that were posted in or placed in the collection boxes.
Final List of Candidates
The final list of candidates is now available here: Final Candidate List
The Candidate Statements of all those standing for the Kawerau District Council can be downloaded here:
|Candidates for Mayor|
|Campbell. Malcolm||Hay, Robert||Penlington, Sarah|
Electoral System Review (2015)
All local authorities are required to review their representation arrangements at least once every six years, in our case by 2015. On completion of the review process, Council resolved to retain the status quo for the 2016 Council elections. This means that the elections will be conducted using the First Past the Post (FPP) electoral system and that Maori representation will not be introduced.
Read more here: Representation Review 2016 703 kB