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