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.

Tawa Community Board by elections 2017 logo with yellow and green heart and the words 'Declare your love for Tawa. Vote'.

Progress results for the Tawa Community Board by-elections

Voting for the Tawa Community Board is closed.

Check progress results.

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.