Elections

The local authority elections are held every 3 years, and give you the chance to vote for the Mayor and Council, Community boards, The District health Board and the Greater Wellington Regional Council.

Elections 2016

Nominations for the 2016 Local Body election open on 15 July 2016.

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...

      Wellington City wards

      For electoral purposes, Wellington city is divided into wards.