Final call for nominations for the local election

10/08/2022 12:09pm

Nominations to stand for election close this Friday 12 August at 12pm, sharp.

Local Elections 2022–find your voting ward

27/07/2022 12:47pm

Not sure what ward you’re in for the upcoming local election?

STV explained: how Nelson will vote in 2022

14/07/2022 1:41am

This year’s local elections will be decided using the single transferable vote system (STV).

Local Elections 2022: Making local government more accessible

01/06/2022 12:39pm

Improving access to local democracy is at the heart of Nelson City Council’s 2022 Local Elections...

What do you stand for? How to run in the local elections

05/05/2022 10:52am

Have you ever thought about running for Council, or even Mayor, but been unsure where to...

Local elections 2022: get involved!

09/02/2022 12:40pm

Local government elections are happening throughout New Zealand this year, with voting opening late September and...

Councillor's Comment: Seeking intelligent, thoughtful, courageous representatives

20/11/2021 11:17am

Consider the kinds of people, and the qualities needed, to lead our community towards a sustainable...

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Mixed voting model decided for Whakatū Nelson

22/10/2021 10:24am

Whakatū Nelson will move forward with a plan for a new, mixed voting two-ward model for...

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Local elections are changing in Nelson – have your say!

14/08/2021 12:31pm

The way Nelson elects councillors will change for the 2022 local elections, after Nelson City Council...

Mayor's Message: Nelsonians get chance to have their say on how they are represented

29/06/2021 12:53pm

Every six years, local authorities are required to review their representation arrangements writes Nelson Mayor Rachel...

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Nelson’s local elections to be decided by Single Transferable Vote

13/08/2020 5:54am

Nelson City Council has voted to move to a Single Transferable Vote (STV) voting system at...

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Final result - Nelson City Council Local Elections 2019

Events & Festivals
17/10/2019 12:37pm

The final result of the Nelson City Council elections held on Saturday 12 October is as...