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Nominations close for Gisborne Ward by-election

7 May 2014

Nominations close for Gisborne Ward by-election

Nominations closed today at noon for the Gisborne District Council by‐election, following the resignation of Councillor Manu Caddie. A by‐election is being held for the Gisborne Ward (one vacancy) on 3 July 2014.

Those nominated are:

  • BIBBY, Clive
  • HALL, Allan John
  • HELSON, Trevor
  • KARAITIANA, Tina
  • MURPHY, Pamela
  • SHELDRAKE, Terry
  • WHAREHINGA, Josh (Independent)

A postal ballot for Gisborne Ward electors will commence on Wednesday 11 June 2014 with the delivery of voting documents.

Voting documents can be returned by post or hand delivered to the Gisborne District Council, 15 Fitzherbert Street, Gisborne between Wednesday 11 June 2014 and Wednesday 2 July 2014 during normal office hours, and Thursday 3 July until 12 noon.

A person can apply to enrol as either a residential or ratepayer elector up to and including Wednesday 2 July 2014 – the day before the close of voting.

For more information please contact: the Electoral Office, Gisborne District Council, telephone 0800 922 822.

Visit by-election page for more information