The next local authority election will be held on 11 October 2016.

Pacific Advisory Group elections

We have announced the results from the 14 April election.
A by-election will be held on 5 May – nominations close at 12 noon on 28 April
For more information: Pacific Advisory Group Elections

Election 2013

The final results for the 2013 local body elections are now available.

Wellington City Wards

For electoral purposes, Wellington city is divided into wards.

Electoral Systems

Wellington City Council uses the STV (Single Transferable Vote) electoral system to elect its mayor,...

    Representation Review

    Under the Local Electoral Act 2001, all local authorities have to review their representation arrang...