‚ÄčNominations Open for Methven Community Board By-election



Following insufficient nominations at the recent triennial elections held on 12 October 2013, a by-election is now being held for one position on the Methven Community Board of the Ashburton District Council.

Nomination papers are now available online. They can also be collected from:

  • Ashburton District Council Office, 5 Baring Square West, Ashburton
  • by phoning 0800 922 822

To be eligible to stand for election, a candidate must be:

  • enrolled as a Parliamentary elector anywhere in New Zealand; and
  • a New Zealand citizen

If more than the required number of nominations is received by the close of nominations (noon, Monday 16 December 2013), a postal ballot for electors in the Methven Community Board will conclude at noon, Tuesday 11 February 2014.

For more information please contact Electoral Officer Dale Ofsoske on 0800 922 822

Page reviewed: 06 Jan 2014 8:29am