Ngā rā whakahirahira mō te kōwhiringa pōti ā-rohe 2022
Key dates for the 2022 local election
Our next local election day is on Saturday 8 October 2022. View the key dates for the local body elections 2022.
Now is the right time to consider being a candidate in the local elections. See How to become a candidate in the 2022 elections for more information.
If you are enrolled on the parliamentary electoral roll, you can expect to get your voting papers sometime between 16 and 21 September 2022. See How to enrol to vote for more information.
Voting will be open from Friday 16 September and closes at 12 noon on Saturday 8 October 2022. See Information for voters for more information about voting.
Consider being a candidate
1 October 2021 - 15 July 2022
Candidate nominations open
15 July 2022
Candidate nominations close
12 August 2022
17 August 2022
Final electoral roll certified by Electoral Officer
12 September 2022
Voting papers sent to enrolled voters
16 September - 21 September 2022
16 September - 8 October 2022
Voting closes at 12 noon
8 October 2022
Progress and preliminary results published
8 October 2022
Final results announced
14 October - 19 October 2022
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|Local elections 2022||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/elections||Local elections 2022||Find candidate and voter information, results and resources for the upcoming local elections.||aspx|
|Information for voters||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/elections/information-for-voters||Information for voters||Find out everything you need to know to vote in our local body elections.||aspx|
|Information for candidates||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/elections/information-for-candidates||Information for candidates||Find out how as an elected member, you can help shape the development of the Auckland region and build strong local communities.||aspx|
|How Auckland Council works||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/elections/Pages/how-council-works.aspx||How Auckland Council works||Political decision-making at Auckland Council is shared between the mayor and 20 councillors (our Governing Body) and the 21 local boards.||aspx||Elections|
|How to enrol to vote||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/elections/information-for-voters/Pages/who-can-vote.aspx||How to enrol to vote||Find out what you need to do to enrol so you can vote and have your say.||aspx|
|Find your local board and ward||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/elections/how-council-works/Pages/local-board-ward-finder.aspx||Find your local board and ward||Find the local board and ward you will be voting in for the 2022 local elections.||aspx||Elections|