In the current environment of challenging economic times for households and business, it is essential to have prudent financial management of the city by controlling debt and holding rates. Councillors must also have a long term vision to create the conditions for our city to flourish. The vision includes city planning and development with strategies […]
Martin has wide experience in business, education and Local Government, previously serving Hamilton as a Councillor, Deputy Mayor and a Member of Parliament. He has extensive experience as an advocate for communities and residents, representing their interests over decades with an inside knowledge of governmental processes.
Voting in the 2016 local council and District Health Board elections runs between Friday 16 September and midday Saturday 8 October 2016.
Local council and District Health Board elections are done by postal voting. If you are on the electoral role you should receive your voting papers from September 16 onwards.
The local elections happen every three years. The next local elections will be held between Friday 16 September and Saturday 8 October 2016. People vote to select members of councils and District Health Boards.