There being more candidates than vacancies, an election is required to determine the trustees. The election will be held under the First Past the Post electoral system using postal and internet voting. Candidate names will be listed in random order on the voting documents.
The voting period will commence on Thursday 31 October and will close at midday on Friday 22 November 2019. Voting documents will be mailed to all qualified electors between Thursday 31 October and Tuesday 5 November 2019.
Enrolment and Special Voting Facilities
Adult residents residing within the Central Lakes Trust area who are not listed on the final electoral roll for this election can enrol by calling 0800 ENROL NOW (0800 36 76 56), visiting the Elections website (www.elections.org.nz) or obtaining enrolment forms at any Postshop up to 4.00pm on Thursday 21 November 2019.
Special votes are available from Thursday 31 October to midday, Friday 22 November 2019 from the Central Lakes Trust office, 190 Waenga Drive, Cromwell during normal office hours. Special votes may be claimed by:
Electors, who have lost, spoilt or destroyed the original voting documents mailed to them.
Any other persons aged 18 or over who reside within the Central Lakes Trust area and believe they have a right to vote and have not already voted in the election.
For further information regarding special voting please contact the election helpline on 0800 666 030.
Returning Officer – Central Lakes Trust Ph 0800 666 030
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