The 2017 election campaign is starting on Sunday for Labour, a day after their worst polling day result since 1922.
It's straight back to business today for John Key, as he shores up support for his new government.
The number of New Zealanders voting increased on the last election, but was still one of the lowest on record.
The Electoral Commission has published candidate returns from the 2014 general election, which detail donations and campaign spending.
Wellington students who were recognised for exemplary community spirit by Mayor Celia Wade-Brown’s Absolutely Positively Student Awards will meet civic leaders next week in an event with a...
The Taxpayers’ Union believes that questions need to asked about why a lobby group, working with the Maori Party on a political campaign around tobacco plain packaging, is largely taxpayer...
Palmerston North City Council has received reports over the last two weeks that a member of the public is impersonating an Environmental Health Officer.
Greater alignment with New Zealand’s ethnic communities is the focus of a change in the government agency that works to promote the benefit of ethnic diversity.
The next stage in finding an additional water source for Okato begins soon.
Public transport is in the spotlight as Horizons Regional Council asks residents whether it’s on track with the draft Regional Public Transport Plan (RPTP).
The Navy Museum is leading the way in commemorating those New Zealanders who were involved in the sea war of the First World War.
Wellingtonians are in for a surprise on their daily commute - Wellington City Council is bringing the bush to the city for a day to launch Parks Week 2015 (7-15 March).
Approval in principle has been given to an extension to the timeline of a key project designed to better protect the Waikato and Waipa rivers.
A fire at Silverstream Landfill discovered in the early hours of this morning, Monday 2 March has been contained.
The Māori Development Minister encourages whānau heading to Te Matatini in Christchurch next week to use as much Māori language as they can.
Prime Minister announces dates for 2014 general election
Regulated period for election advertising expenses begins
Launch of enrolment campaign
Dissolution of Parliament
Governor General issues formal direction to the Electoral Commission to hold the election.
Advertising calling for individual nominations of electorate candidates
Deadline for registered political parties to bulk nominate their electorate candidates to the Electoral Commission.
Deadline for political parties to submit list candidates to the Electoral Commission.
Deadline for individual nominations of electorate candidates to Returning Officers.
Advance and Overseas Voting starts
Advance Voting ends
Last day to enrol for the election.
Polling places open from 9.00am to 7.00pm
Preliminary results released progressively from 7.00pm on www.electionresults.govt.nz
Official results for general election declared
(including special declaration votes)
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