2008 Electoral System Poll
Poll results on which electoral system to use to elect the Mayor and Councillors for the next two local authority elections.
|Votes for STV (Single Transferable Vote)
|Votes for FPP (First Past the Post)
|Total votes counted
The result of the poll is binding on the Council.
The local body elections in Wellington city in 2010 were held using the STV electoral system and the legislation requires the Council to use this system for the 2013 elections.
Wellington's local body elections will continue to use the STV electoral system beyond the 2013 elections until either the Council passes a resolution or a further poll of electors determines otherwise.
Council Electoral Officer
||PO Box 2199, Wellington
||(04) 801 3484
||(04) 801 3020