Nominations to stand in the 2016 election closed at midday on Friday, 12 August 2016.

To view the final list of nominations please visit

Candidate Profiles

Each Candidate for the 2016 Local Body Elections has prepared a candidate profile statement. This statement is the same as the one contained in the Instructions & Candidate Information booklet which will be supplied along with voting papers.

Candidate profile statements can be viewed below in the Candidate Profile Booklet.  This booklet can also be viewed on the 2016 Local Government Elections Resource website.

Candidate Profile Booklet - 2016 Local Elections - Horowhenua District Council(PDF, 9MB)

Candidate Contact Information

The Candidate Contact List for the 2016 Local Elections is available below.

Candidate Contact List - 2016 Local Elections(PDF, 46KB)

Helpful Resources

The 2016 Elections Candidate Handbook is available below.

Candidate Handbook 2016(PDF, 1MB)

A candidate's guide to Local Authority Elections produced by Local Government New Zealand is available below.

We Build - A Candidate's Guide to Local Authority Elections(PDF, 2MB)

Contact Details

Electoral Officer: Warwick Lamp
Phone: 0800 666 923
Fax: 03 377 1474
Email: info@electionz-com

Deputy Electoral Officer: Ian Tate 
Phone: 027 801 5268