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2017 By-election for Mauao Māori Constituency

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A by-election for the Mauao Māori seat is being held in 2017 to fill the extraordinary vacancy created by the passing of Awanui Black in November 2016.

Six candidates have been confirmed for the by-election. 

How do I vote?

Timetable:

16 January 2017 Nominations open
12 noon, 13 February 2017 Nominations close 
 

IF ELECTION REQUIRED

20 - 25 March 2017

Voting documents delivered to eligible electors by post

Voting opens 

11 April 2017

Voting closes at 12 noon

Preliminary results given as soon as practicable

By 16 April 2017

Official declaration

By 10 June 2017

Return of Electoral Expense Forms

See map of Mauao Māori Constituency (pdf 13.7MB) 

See General Candidate Handbook (15.8MB)

See additional candidate notes for 2017 Mauao by-election (159KB)

See Candidate Nomination Form (pdf 265KB)

Candidates:

Name

Email

Phone

Address

BIDOIS, Carlton

carltonbidois@xtra.co.nz

022 0910 557

07 552 4461

9 Pitua Rd,
Te Puna,
Tauranga

COFFIN, Antoine

antoine@teonewa.co.nz

021 027 55450

8 Double Bay Rd,
Pyes Pa,
Tauranga

DUNCAN, Matire

tillyd@xtra.co.nz

021 181 1253

58 Tutauanui Cres,
Maungatapu,
Tauranga

MARTIN, Paora Paul

pmartinnengarama@gmail.com

021 147 1718

1/85 Tangitu Rd,
Te Puna,
Tauranga

McDONALD, Matemoana

matemoana@gmail.com

0274 954 820

37 Waikari Rd,
Matapihi,
RD 5, Tauranga

STOKES, Christopher

c.stokes@xtra.co.nz

027 306 1996

Mangatawa Lane,
Karikari Point,
Mt Maunganui

Contact 

For further information regarding the 2017 by-election, please contact:

Write to: The Electoral Officer, Bay of Plenty Regional Council, PO Box 364, Whakatāne 3158

OR

Robyn Garrett Electoral Officer, Bay of Plenty Regional Council 0800 884 881 ext 8376 elections@boprc.govt.nz