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2019 election timetable

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2019 election timetable

Timetable for the Gisborne District Council triennial election - 12 October 2019.

Saturday 2 March - Tuesday 30 April 2019 Ratepayer roll enrolment confirmation forms sent
Saturday 2 March - Saturday 6 July 2019 Preparation of ratepayer roll
May 2019 National ratepayer roll qualifications and procedures campaign
Monday 1 July 2019 Electoral Commission’s enrolment update campaign commences
Wednesday 17 July 2019 Public notice of election, calling for nominations, rolls open for ins
Friday 19 July 2019 Nominations open / roll open for inspection
Friday 16 August 2019 Nominations close (12 noon) / roll closes
Wednesday 21 August 2019 Public notice of day of election, candidates’ names
by Monday 16 September 2019 Electoral officer certifies final electoral roll
Friday 20 September - Wednesday 25 September 2019 Delivery of voting documents
Friday 20 September - Saturday 12 October 2019 Progressive roll scrutiny, special voting period, early processing period
by Friday 11 October 2019 Appointment of scrutineers
Saturday 12 October 2019 Election Day - voting closes 12 noon. Progress and preliminary results available as soon as practicable after close of voting
Saturday 12 October (pm) - Thursday 17 October 2019 Official count
Thursday 17 October - Wednesday 23 October 2019 Declaration of result/public notice of declaration
mid-December 2019 Return of electoral donations & expenses form

Download Timetable - Triennial Election 2019 [PDF, 311 KB]