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.
Resident satisfaction with Dunedin City Council's social infrastructure continues to grow according to the results of the 2015 Residents' Opinion Survey released today.
Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell has responded to the decision of the Waitangi Tribunal to grant the request for an urgency hearing regarding Te Ture Whenua Māori reform.
Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has today announced changes to the International Relationships Fund to better support high-quality international science collaborations.
Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has today launched the inaugural National Statement of Science Investment (NSSI), which sets the long-term strategic direction for the Government’s
Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has launched the new national statement of science investment.
The long-running trade negotiations between the 12 Pacific Rim countries is again close to being signed, with just a couple of sticking points left.
Tomorrow is the Government’s last chance to avert disaster in our science and research sector with its National Statement of Science Investment (NSSI), Labour’s Science and Innovation
Associate Conservation Minister Nicky Wagner today announced Community Conservation Partnership Fund (CCPF) grants for projects in the Nelson and Marlborough regions, with support for conservation of
New Zealand wasn't asked to endorse a statement calling on Russia to halt airstrikes on Syrian rebels but it probably would if asked.
On the issue of New Zealanders who’re being detained, awaiting deportation from Australia after committing a crime, Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox told TV One’s Q+A programme, "So is it
Prime Minister John Key told TV One’s Q+A programme that "there is genuinely some misinformation, so the, you know, ‘We’ll lose our sovereignty; the New Zealand Government will get
New Zealanders who’re being deported from Australia after committing a crime is 'a sore that will fester if it's not fixed between Australia and New Zealand’ - Australian Greens
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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