Wellington is at COVID-19 Alert Level 2
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Local elections are held every 3 years. In Wellington City, they give residents and other ratepayers the chance to vote for a Mayor and Council, community boards, the District Health Board and Greater Wellington Regional Council.
A by-election was held to fill one extraordinary vacancy on the Tawa Community Board.
Find out about Wellington City's 2019 local elections.
Wellington City Council uses the Single Transferable Vote (STV) electoral system.
Wellington City is divided into wards. Each ward elects Councillors, who represent the interests of the city as a whole.
Past results for Wellington City local elections.