- Each year in New Zealand we have a number of Regional Council and Local Leadership Team positions to fill.
- For 2019 the main election process will run from August to October.
New Zealand Regional Council – Rest-of-North-Island Region By-Election Results
A by-election was held from 4 to 22 March 2019 to fill a temporary vacancy on the New Zealand Regional Council in the Rest-of-North-Island region. The successful candidate was Jessie Watling CA, of Ohakune.
Voting participation was 13.37% or 707 votes from among eligible Rest-of-North-Island region members.
Jessie will join the other 15 Regional Councillors from around New Zealand on the New Zealand Regional Council until the conclusion of this temporary term on 31 December 2019. The main New Zealand Regional Council elections will be held in September/October for three year positions commencing 1 January 2020.
For further information please contact: Beth Steele on +64 4 474 7840 or emailSend email